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VIDEO: Verdicts read in Eric Boyd trial, found guilty on kidnapping, rape & murder of Channon Christian and Chris Newsom
The jury found Eric Boyd guilty of 36 charges in the deaths of Chris Newsom, 23, and Channon Christian, 21, in January 2007. He was found guilty on all charges including kidnapping, rape and murder. He was found guilty on lesser charges on two counts, with the jury finding him not guilty of especially aggravated robbery but instead guilty on aggravated robbery.