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4th ex-Marine convicted of murder in 2008 slayings of Marine, wife
4th ex-Marine convicted of murder in 2008 slayings of Marine, wife

A fourth ex-Marine was convicted of murder Tuesday in the 2008 slayings of a Marine sergeant and his wife at their home in Riverside County, prosecutors said. Kesaun Kedron Sykes, 27, was found guilty of two counts of first-degree murder with special circumstances for participating in the killing of Marine Sgt. Jan Pietrzak, 24, and his wife, Quiana Jenkins-Pietrzak, 26, in Winchester, Calif., in October 2008, according to a statement from the Riverside County district attorney’s office. Jurors took less than two hours to reach a verdict, according to the statement. Sykes, who is eligible for the death penalty, will be sentenced later this month. Sykes was the last of a group...

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