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Weaver Found Guilty of Aggravated Murder


Emile Weaver, a former Muskingum University student has been found guilty of aggravated murder in the death of her newborn baby.

She was accused of giving birth to the baby girl in her sorority house bathroom, putting her in a trash bag and leaving it outside the residence in April last year.

Authorities say the infant died from asphyxiation.

Weaver testified she thought the baby was already dead when she put her in the bag.

She also was convicted of abuse of a corpse and tampering with evidence.

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