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The Supreme Court affirmed Defendant's conviction of first-degree intentional felony murder while committing burglary, holding that the State presented sufficient evidence to sustain Defendant's conviction.
After a jury trial, Defendant was found guilty of three counts, including first-degree intentional felony murder while committing burglary. The trial court imposed a life sentence with eligibility for release after thirty years. Defendant appealed, arguing that the State presented insufficient evidence to prove his intent to kill. The Supreme Court affirmed, holding that the circumstantial evidence presented by the State was sufficient to support Defendant's conviction for first-degree intentional felony murder.