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Man guilty in Ligonier double murder

After five hours of deliberations, a Noble County jury found Michael Johnson guilty on murder and attempted murder charges.

Posted: Dec 13, 2018 9:11 PM
Updated: Dec 14, 2018 6:31 AM

ALBION, Ind. (WFFT) - The man accused of killing two people over a designer purse was found guilty.

After five hours of deliberations, a Noble County jury found Michael Johnson guilty on murder and attempted murder charges.

Back in March, Johnson killed two people in a Ligonier apartment in a robbery set up.

He will be sentenced January 11.

Tiffani Cox was sentenced to prison for her role.

Kyra Frost is also facing charges in the homicide.

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