SNOW HILL, Md. - The trial for two suspects in connection with the murder of Christine Sheddy has just ended. Clarence Jackson and Tia Johnson were both convicted.
Jackson was the mastermind behind burying Sheddy's body. He was convicted of first degree murder and was sentenced to life in prison. Johnson was convicted of accessory after the fact and 3rd degree burglary. Prosecutors say Johnson drove Sheddy's body to the burial site, with her kids in the car. She was sentenced the maximum penalty of 15 years.
Worcester County State's attorney Beau Oglesby described the murder as the most horrific way that a person could die. He's holding a press conference to conclude this case.