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Shan Cheley found guilty of murder

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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

Shan Cheley has been found guilty of the 2012 murder of 18-year-old Amber Deloach.

Cheley was found guilty of malice murder, felony murder, aggravated assault, first degree arson and possession of cocaine. Cheley was not found guilty of rape.

Cheley is charged as a recidivist and mandatory sentencing requirements dictate that the sentence for these crimes is life in prison without parole.

He will be formally sentenced in January.

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