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James Woo guilty of first degree murder for death of ex-girlfriend

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The jury returned a guilty verdict in just 18 minutes against James Woo for the murder of his ex-girlfriend in Colorado Springs, and now he's been sentenced to life in prison with no chance for parole. 

Woo was accused of fatally shooting his ex-girlfriend, Julie Tureson, in Colorado Springs back in 2016. Her body was found inside her minivan, parked inside a storage unit rented by Woo, according to investigators.

Woo was arrested at an airport in Seattle as he prepared to board a flight to Hong Kong. 

Closing arguments in the first degree murder case wrapped up late Monday with deliberations only lasting a few hours.

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