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Jury Finds Thomas Guilty of First-Degree Murder

Posted November 30, 1999 6:00 a.m. EST

— A Cumberland County jury has found Vincent Thomas guilty Wednesday night of first-degree murder, kidnapping, assault, robbery and 10 other charges at a triple-murder trial.

Vincent Thomas was one of three suspects who stormed a Cumberland County house in March 1998 and opened fire.

Detectives believe Thomas killed three people for insurance money collected by one of the victim's brothers.

Sentencing in the trial starts Friday. Thomas could face the death penalty. -->