Two people accused of helping cover up Keith County murder found guilty of child abuse


Two people accused of helping cover up a Keith County murder are set to be sentenced in June.

Larry Derrera and Raylynn Garcia were found guilty of child abuse, a class 3A felony, on Tuesday.

Authorities said Derrera and Garcia helped then-15-year-old Amadeus Leroux after he allegedly stabbed John Fratis to death in Ogallala in March.

The sentencing for Derrera and Garcia is set for June 1.

Leroux is charged with 2nd degree murder.

His next court day has not been set.

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