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Des Moines Man Convicted of Murdering His Brother

Shawn Davis (WHO-HD)

DES MOINES, Iowa — A Des Moines man will likely spend the rest of his life behind bars after being found guilty of killing his brother.

Tuesday, a jury found 51-year-old Shawn Davis guilty of second-degree murder in the death of 35-year-old Preston Davis.

Preston was stabbed to death at a family gathering back in august of 2017.

Shawn faces a minimum of 50 years in prison and will be sentenced next month.

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