Guilty verdict in killing of gender-fluid teen
KEOKUK, Iowa (AP) - A man has been found guilty of first-degree murder in the shooting death of a gender-fluid Iowa teenager.
The Des Moines Register reports that a jury Friday found 23-year-old Jorge Sanders-Galvez guilty in the death of 16-year-old Kedarie Johnson.
Prosecutors say Johnson was kidnapped, suffocated and executed by Sanders-Galvez and a cousin who believed the teen was a girl.
Relatives say Johnson identified as both male and female.