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Man found guilty of first degree murder in 2018 death of 22-year-old woman

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Posted at 3:40 PM, Sep 10, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-10 16:40:13-04

FREMONT, Neb. (KMTV) — A jury found Jeremiah Connelly guilty of first degree murder and tampering with physical evidence on Tuesday in connection with the 2018 death of 22-year-old Jeanna Wilcoxen.

Authorities believe Connelly abducted Wilcoxen from a park, killed her and put her body in a ravine in Fremont.

No date has been set yet for sentencing.

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