Jury finds man guilty in 2017 murder

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DECATUR, Ill. (WCIA) — A jury found a 31-year-old man guilty of first-degree murder in relation to the death of Zachary Hubbartt.

According to police officers, Hubbartt was found shot to death in a house in August 2017.

Soon after the murder, police said they arrested three people, including Jason White.

Police arrested White and another man, Ryan Waters, on murder charges. The third person, Autumn Billings, was arrested on a charge of obstruction of justice.

According to officials with the Macon County State’s Attorney Office, Waters testified against White. Officials stated Waters is facing charges in relation to this case and Billings was charged with obstruction of justice.

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