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Tangipahoa jury convicts man of murder

Ronald Vail, 59 (TPSO) Ronald Vail, 59 (TPSO)
TANGIPAHOA PARISH, LA (WAFB) - A jury in Tangipahoa Parish convicted a man for a murder case dating back to April 2012.

It took less than 3 hours for the jury to decide the fate for Hammond resident Ronald Vail, 59, of 2nd degree murder. Vail was charged for killing 42-year-old Joseph Daigle of Metairie, La. Deputies said they arrived on the scene and found Vail standing on the porch of the home where the shooting happened. They added Daigle was already dead. 

Formal sentencing will be on August 6th. Vail is facing life behind bars.

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