Marion, Illinois inmate convicted of murder


Web Editor - Mason Stevenson

MARION, Ill. - A man already in jail for one crime was convicted of murder Thursday for killing his cell mate in 2009.

A U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Illinois says Cleveland White Feather was an inmate at the Marion, Illinois Penitentiary when he killed his cell mate, Robert Running Bear.

Sentencing will take place in the next few weeks.  White Feather faces life in prison.