Guilty Verdict In 1992 Murder - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Guilty Verdict In 1992 Murder

SPOKANE, Wash. - Patrick Gibson was found guilty of first-degree murder Wednesday afternoon.

Gibson, 60, was arrested last year in connection with the 1992 killing of Brian Cole.

Investigators tied him to the murder after finding his DNA on a fake beard worn by the killer.

Gibson's murder trial began in May, but was delayed when prosecutors learned that evidence from the murder scene was used during a re-enactment of the crime on "America's Most Wanted."

It was later determined that the evidence was not tainted.

Gibson will be sentenced later this year.

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