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Man guilty of first-degree murder

Staff report

Christopher Deyerle was found guilty of first-degree murder today.

The jury deliberated for three hours before announcing its verdict.

Deyerle, 26, is charged in the May 4, 2006, shooting death of his estranged wife Heather on the night the couple were to sign divorce papers.

After brief closing arguments jurors began deliberations about 11 a.m.