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Suspect Named in Marshall County Murder

Suspect Named in Marshall County Murder
By: Heartland News & AP

A suspect is behind bars for the death of a Marshall County woman over the weekend.

A grand jury handed down an indictment against 37-year-old George Anthony Luna.  That includes one count of murder, and one count of first-degree arson for the death of 46-year-old Debra Hendrickson.

Deputies say Luna lived at the same Benton address as the victim.

Her body was found in the burning home.  An autopsy at a state medical examiner's office determined blunt force trauma to the head caused the woman's death.

Luna was arrested in Williamson County, Illinois this weekend for driving a pick-up truck belonging to Hendrickson at speeds over 100 miles per hour.

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