The man accused of shooting his cousin and setting the body ablaze has been sentenced to 20 years to life in prison under a plea deal.
A Zanesville man who opened his murder trial acting as his own attorney has changed his mind and pleaded guilty.
Three women accused of helping cover up a Muskingum County slaying have pleaded guilty.
Prosecutors have charged four people with helping cover up the fatal shooting of a man in Muskingum County whose burning body was found by utility workers in Morgan County last month.
Arraignment is scheduled today for a Zanesville man charged with shooting and killing another man whose burning body was found by utility workers in Morgan County last month.
Muskingum County prosecutors say the burning body of a man found last week was killed there and dumped in Morgan County.