MARION, Ohio - Convicted killer Shawn Grate pleaded guilty to the murder of 23-year-old Dana Lowrey in Marion County Common Pleas Court on Wednesday.Grate entered guilty pleas to charges of aggravated murder, kidnapping, abuse of a corpse and tampering with evidence.Back in May 2006, Lowrey was in Marion County selling magazines. Sheriff Tim Bailey said she sold magazines to Grate’s mother but never supplied them. That angered Grate enough that he lured her into his car, took her back to his house and choked her to the point of unconsciousness. Then, prosecutors say he dragged her down to his basement.“He then went upstairs, grabbed a knife from the kitchen and went back downstairs and stabbed her in the neck,” Marion County Prosecutor Ray Grogan said...
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