Man sentenced to life for woman's 2009 murder

1 year 1 month 2 weeks ago Friday, August 05 2016 Aug 5, 2016 Friday, August 05, 2016 7:58:28 PM CDT August 05, 2016 in News
By: The Associated Press

JEFFERSON CITY (AP) — A southwest Missouri man has been sentenced to life in prison after being convicted of killing a woman at her home in 2009.

The state attorney general's office said Friday in a release that Jeremy Maples of Vernon County was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole for the July 15, 2009, murder of 47-year-old Belinda Beisly.

Maples, who worked for the Beisly family, was found guilty in June of first-degree murder. Beisly was shot to death at her home outside Deerfield.

The attorney general's office prosecuted the case.

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