Man sentenced for 2018 murder in Marion County

Published: Aug. 16, 2022 at 11:49 PM EDT
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OCALA, Fla. (WCJB) - A Marion County man has been sentenced to forty years in prison after he killed a man and tried to get rid of the evidence in 2018.

40-year-old Jake Napier was arrested on charges of second-degree murder as well as arson after he shot a man and then proceeded to burn the body using a can of gas.

Napier pled guilty to all charges and will continue to be held at the Marion County Jail.

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