Close McKinley Cody pleads guilty to 2nd degree murder of Lora Costner On Monday, July 10, a judge read McKinley Cody his rights before he entered a guilty plea to 2nd degree murder and abuse of a corpse. The first degree murder and robbery charges were dropped. WBIR 5:20 PM. EDT July 10, 2017 TRENDING VIDEOS Newport Animal Shelter likely to close Scanner audio of the moment the escaped Georgia inmates were captured Terrifying moments that led up inmates' surrender Suspect assaults officers during traffic stop Woman's surprise visit by Crusoe Deputies: Boy kept in harness bolted to floor Newport animal shelter could close Homicide charges for missing woman's daughter Search continues for escaped inmates Pet of the Week: Discounted Pet Adoptions More Stories Police identify 18-year-old killed in Chapman… Jul 19, 2017, 10:53 p.m. White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer resigns Jul 21, 2017, 12:15 p.m. Hot and more humid for your Friday and Saturday! Dec 10, 2015, 10:15 a.m.