Raymond Payne found guilty of first-degree murder from 1975 case at re-sentencing hearing

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A former Strong Vincent teacher convicted in the murder of one of his students in 1975 has been found guilty of first-degree murder in at his re-sentencing hearing.

Raymond Payne, a former teacher at Strong Vincent High School who admitted to killing his 16-year-old student, Debbie Gama, back in 1975 has been found guilty of first-degree murder.

This verdict means Payne will remain in prison for the rest of his life.

The courts ordered Payne to be re-sentenced due to DNA evidence that was not available in the initial trial.

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