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Man sentenced to life for murder and kidnapping

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HUMPHREYS COUNTY, MS (WLBT) - A Humphreys County jury convicts a man of capital murder and kidnapping Thursday.

Investigators said 48-year-old Wemore Cosby of Louise kidnapped and murdered his estranged wife, Vickie Edwards, and kidnapped Yolanda Liddell in February 2009.

Cosby was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole for his estranged wife's death and an additional 30 years for kidnapping Liddell.

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