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Mayhugh cousins: One pleas, another ready to be sentenced in murder

Hugh (JR) MayHugh Hugh (JR) MayHugh
James Mayhugh James Mayhugh
Keith Vaughn Keith Vaughn
In a surprise move, Wednesday morning, James Mayhugh has plead guilty of the murder of Keith Vaughn on March 10, 2012. He has withdrawn his previous not guilty plea.

James also plead guilty to armed robbery, burglary and theft. All four offenses are felonies.

James will be sentenced on December 30.

His cousin, Hubert (J. R.) Mayhugh was found guilty in the murder of Keith Vaughn last month. He was scheduled to be sentenced today, but that has been moved until a later date.

He faces 45-65 years in the Indiana Department of Corrections.
 
Vaughn's wife Megan Mecum is also charged in the case.

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