One of two men guilty in the killing of Jamie Wylie has been sentenced for his role in the murder. Twenty-six-year-old Joshua Smith was sentenced to more than 33 years in prison for aiding and abetting second degree murder.
A second defendant charged in the death of Jamie Wylie has pleaded guilty. Benton County Attorney Philip Miller says 27-year-old Travis McKinney has pleaded guilty to an amended charge of Aiding and Offender in the shooting death of Wylie.
An arrest has been made in the murder investigation of Jamie Wylie. Benton County Chief Deputy Troy Heck says 25-year-old Travis McKinney of St. Cloud was arrested at about 10:15 a.m. this (Thursday) morning near Avon.
A larger reward is being offered for information in the Jamie Wylie murder investigation. The Tri-County Crime Stoppers Board approved a request from the Benton County Sheriff's Office to offer the enhanced reward.