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Man sentenced in Blytheville murder case

Michael King (Source: Blytheville Police Department) Michael King (Source: Blytheville Police Department)
JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -

According to Second Judicial District Prosecuting Attorney Scott Ellington, a Blytheville man was sentenced Monday to 30 years in prison in connection with a June 2016 murder. 

Michael King pleaded guilty to first-degree murder in the June 2016 death of Yuri McKeever. McKeever was found dead at his home in Blytheville with obvious head trauma, authorities said. 

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