John Feit found guilty of murder in death of beauty queen Irene Garza
Jurors on Thursday night found former priest John Feit guilty of murder in the 1960 killing of beauty queen Irene Garza.
Jurors deliberated for nearly seven hours before reaching the verdict. Earlier Thursday, jurors requested to end deliberations at 4:30 p.m.
Judge Luis Singleterry denied their request.
During deliberation, jurors also requested witness testimonies, all documents that bear Feit's signature and all photos admitted into evidence.
The guilty verdict seals the end of the high-profile murder case that captured a national audience.