Accused serial killer Ryan Sharpe found guilty in one of three suspected killings


In an East Feliciana courtroom today, Ryan Sharpe was found guilty of the murder of Brad Defrancesi, who was killed on boy scout property in December 2017.

Sharpe originally entered a plea of not guilty by reason of insanity.

In East Baton Rouge Parish, Sharpe is accused of shooting and killing former BREC commissioner Carroll Breeden. The first hearing for this trial will take place on Jan. 15, 2020.

Sharpe has been charged with two counts of first-degree murder and one count of attempted murder with the East Feliciana Parish Sheriff’s Office.

Judge Anthony J. Marabella will preside over post verdict motions and sentencing in East Feliciana on Feb. 11, 2020.

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