Man Not Guilty By Reason of Insanity in Student Shooting

MIDDLETOWN, Conn. — A man was found not guilty in the 2009 shooting death of a Wesleyan University student by reason of insanity.

Stephen Morgan will be committed to Connecticut’s maximum-security psychiatric hospital for the criminally insane, the Associated Press reports. Morgan was charged with murder in the death of Johanna Justin-Jinich after he shot her seven times.

A forensic psychologist testified during the trial that Morgan has paranoid schizophrenia.

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