A jury of his peers found a Harrissonville man guilty of murder this week. Jeffrey Moreland, 53, was responsible for the 2008 death of Cara Jo Roberts, 30.
Moreland is facing the possibility of a life sentence in the Department of Corrections without the possibility of parole. He will be officially sentenced at a hearing October 28th.
The trial on charges of murder and armed criminal action was scheduled to last four days, Tuesday, September 10th through Friday the 13th. However, proceedings wrapped up on Thursday.