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Conviction in 2011 Olathe killing

Updated: 2014-02-21T23:28:17Z

A Johnson County jury has found a 32-year-old man guilty of reckless second-degree murder in the 2011 death of a woman in Olathe.

Jurors convicted Derek D. Owens, 32, in the Feb. 18, 2011, killing of 25-year-old Laura Coltrane in the 600 block of Lakehurst Drive.

Owens was also found guilty of rape, aggravated criminal sodomy and four counts of violating a protection order, according to Johnson County prosecutors.

A sentencing date will be scheduled later.

Tony Rizzo, trizzo@kcstar.com

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