Life in prison for Tennessee satanist who dismembered and ate mother-of-three after taking her back to his house for sex
Coffee Circuit Judge Craig Johnson sentenced 37-year-old Gregory Scott Hale of Summitville on Thursday to life behind bars
Prosecutors say Hale picked Hyder up at a liquor store and took her to his residence, killing her after sex to 'fulfill an obsession'
Hyder’s former husband Charles Hyder said he and his children 'forgave Hale' for killing her then dismembering her
Fired from slaughterhouse for performing satanic ritual and stealing eyeballs from carcasses
By Associated Press and Alexandra Klausner For Dailymail.com and Snejana Farberov
16 January 2015
....A Tennessee man who told police he ate part of his victim's body has been sentenced to life in prison without parole after pleading guilty in the woman's death.
Coffee Circuit Judge Craig Johnson sentenced 37-year-old Gregory Scott Hale of Summitville on Thursday.
The Tullahoma News said Hale pleaded guilty to first-degree murder in the June 8 death of 36-year-old Lisa Marie Hyder.
....Satanic worshiper: Hale's Facebook was filled with images of him praising satanic worship and he was once fired from a meat processing plant after the boss caught Hale stealing eyeballs
....The 37-year-old was known among his neighbors and acquaintances as a devil worshiper.
He was reportedly fired from a meat processing plant after the owner caught him performing a satanic ritual.
The proprietor of the slaughterhouse recalled that Hale would often take animal bones and eyeballs home with him.
His Facebook page is filled with disturbing, sexually explicit and grisly images, as well as references to cannibalism and Scandinavian mythology.