posted on Sep, 22 2006 @ 11:23 AM
* Breaking *
A federal jury in North Dakota recommended the death penalty for Alfonso Rodriguez, Jr. for the murder of Dru Sjodin...This is the first time in more
than a century a ND jury recommended death...
FARGO, N.D. — Jurors have decided Alfonso Rodriguez Jr. should get the death penalty for killng University of North Dakota student Dru Sjodin.
The same federal jury convicted Rodriguez, 53, of Crookston, Minn., on Aug. 30 on a charge of kidnapping resulting in Sjodin's death. She disappeared
from a Grand Forks shopping mall parking lot on Nov. 22, 2003, and her body was found the following April in a ravine near Crookston. Authorities said
she was beaten, raped and stabbed.
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[edit on 9/22/2006 by djohnsto77]