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Former Pastor Pleads Guilty to Murder


MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. (WLNS) - Former pastor John Douglas White, 55, plead guilty to second degree murder for the killing of Rebekah Gay, 24.

Gay was found dead at her home during the early morning hours on October 31, 2012. White was engaged to Gay's mother at the time of the killing.

He had told police previously he fantasized of murdering and having sex with the woman's dead body for weeks leading up to her death.

If convicted, White could spend at least 46 years in prison.

He's due back in court April 18.

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