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BREAKING: Gordon Lasley Jr. guilty of 2nd-degree murder

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Gordon Lasley Jr., 26, of Meskwaki Nation Settlement Gordon Lasley Jr., 26, of Meskwaki Nation Settlement
MESKWAKI NATION SETTLEMENT (KWWL) - A Meskwaki Nation man charged with murdering his parents with a machete has been found guilty.

Peter Deegan with the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Northern District of Iowa confirms that Gordon Lasley Jr., 26, of Meskwaki Nation Settlement has been found guilty of two counts of second-degree murder.

He will be detained pending sentencing.

A sentencing date has not been set.

Lasley Jr. was convicted of killing Gordon Lasley Sr. and Kim Johnson Lasley in February on the Meskwaki Nation Settlement, which is why the trial was held in federal district court.

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http://www.kwwl.com/story/24650223/investigation-underway-in-tama-county

http://www.kwwl.com/story/24936682/meskwaki-man-accused-of-killing-parents-appears-in-federal-court

http://www.kwwl.com/story/27574671/double-homicide-trial-in-iowa-set-to-begin

http://www.kwwl.com/story/24969520/man-accused-of-killing-parents-with-machete-will-remain-in-custody

Amie Steffeneicher contributed to this report.
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