Guilty verdict in murder trial


Staff Writer

Charles Stane Charles Stane

Charles Ray Stane, the suspect in a 1988 cold case homicide, was found guilty of second degree murder following a jury trial that ended Friday, Oct. 25.

Stane, 57, awaits sentencing on the conviction in December.

Jury selection for the trial began on Oct. 15, with opening arguments taking place Oct. 18.

The full version of this story is available in the print edition of the Pagosa Springs SUN. Subscribe today by calling (970)264-2100.