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12/19/2013
 
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It was 14 years ago when a 23 year old mother of three in Blair County just disappeared.  Sherry Leighty's father in law admitted in court that he killed her.  Guilty of third degree murder.  That's the plea 66 year old Kenneth Leighty took Thursday morning in exchange for seven to 14 years in state Prison.  Not much jail time for admitted murderer but Huntingdon County DA George Zanic says thye didn't have a choice.  Alsoona Police Detective Matthew Starr took over the investigation in 2013 and shortly after got a confession through a court ordered phone tap.
  
 
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