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Lawton man found guilty of 2012 Sanders Height murder

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LAWTON, Okla_ The jury found Stephone Carter guilty of 2nd degree murder. However the jury found him not guilty of conspiracy and attempted robbery.


The case was given to the panel shortly after 11:30 Friday morning. It reached the guilty verdict shortly after 2o'clock. Carter shot and killed Tanya Zachary in a Sanders Heights Apartment back in 2012 when he went there with his friend Emmanuel Ward to steal drugs.  

Carter maintained his story of shooting Zachary in self-defense. As of 4 o'clock the jury was still deliberating on his sentence.


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