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Prison escapee convicted of murdering retired couple from the Four States

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An Arizona prison escapee is convicted of murder in the killings of a retired Oklahoma couple.

John McCluskey was found guilty of murder, carjacking and other charges in the August 2010 deaths of Gary and Linda Haas of Tecumseh, Oklahoma, who were making their annual summer trek to Colorado.

Gary and Linda Haas were originally from Southwest City, Missouri.

According to court documents the two retirees were shot to death and their bodies later burned in their own trailer.

Jurors will reconvene on October 15 to decide whether McCluskey should be sentenced to life in prison or the death penalty.

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