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Verdict in on Federal Way murder trial

Post by Stacey Mulick / The News Tribune on June 17, 2009 at 9:21 am |
June 17, 2009 9:21 am

The jurors have reached a verdict in the murder trial of of Joseph N. Njonge.

News Tribune Steve Maynard is heading to the courthouse right now to report on what conclusion the jurors reached.

We’ll post the news as soon as we get it.

The 25-year-old nursing assistant is accused of killing 75-year-old Jane Britt. The Federal Way woman was strangled in the parking lot of Garden Terrace nursing home in Federal Way. Her body was found by her family in the trunk of her car March 19, 2008.

The jury started its deliberations Monday.

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