FORT BEND COUNTY, Texas -

A North Carolina woman convicted of second-degree murder in the death of her husband's ex-girlfriend was sentenced Wednesday.

Amanda Hayes, 41, was found guilty Wednesday in Raleigh. She was sentenced to at least 13 years behind bars.

Her husband, Grant Hayes, was found guilty in September 2013 and is now serving a life sentence.

Grant Hayes killed Laura Ackerson back in 2011.

The couple then drove to Fort Bend County.

A Fort Bend County surveillance camera caught the couple ditching Ackerson's dismembered body in Oyster Creek.