Jury: Peltier guilty of murdering boy
Amanda Peltier, the Starbuck woman charged with the murder 4-year-old Eric Dean, was found guilty by a jury Wednesday afternoon.
After about five hours of deliberation, the jury returned the guilty verdict on all three counts against Peltier - first-degree murder, second-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter.
Immediately, Peltier was sentenced to life in prison.
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