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Sandra Plunkett (left), talks with defense council while the jury deliberates the case against her for first-degree murder today. The jury found her guilty in the murder of her husband, former Jefferson City Police Officer Paul Plunkett, and armed criminal actions. She was sentenced to life without parole.

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Jury returns verdict in Holts Summit murder trial

Sandra Plunkett found guilty of murder in the death of her husband, former Jefferson City police officer Paul Plunkett

After three hours of deliberation, the jury found Sandra Plunkett guilty of murder in the first degree Friday afternoon. They also delivered a guilty verdict on charges of armed criminal action.


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