Null Sentenced in Common Pleas Court

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A Mount Vernon woman was sentenced to 15 years to life in prison in connection to the shooting death of 32-year-old Alexander Anderson.

Judge Daniel Padden handed down the sentence in Guernsey County Common Pleas Court. Last month a jury found Katelan Null guilty of three charges including complicity to murder, complicity to involuntary manslaughter and complicity to felonious assault.

Authorities said on August 23, 2020 a woman called the Guernsey County Sheriff’s Office reporting her friend had been shot. The shooting took place on Zion Road in Kimbolton a rural part of the county. When deputies arrived on the scene they located Anderson, of Newark, deceased.

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