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Neo-Nazi white supremacist convicted of killing three friends in Washington state

November 21, 2017  |  Posted by: Francesca Falzarano
Neo-Nazi white supremacist convicted of killing three friends in Washington state

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Neo-Nazi white supremacist convicted of murdering three friends, shooting another in the face in Washington state.

A Neo-Nazi white supremacist from Washington state was found guilty of slaying his three friends and shooting a fourth victim in the face at a residence in Woodhill last summer.

On Friday, a Clark County jury convicted Brent Luyster on all charges, which include three counts of aggravated murder, one count of attempted murder, and two counts of unlawfully possessing a weapon.

In July 2016, Luyster shot and killed his best friend, 36-year-old Zachary David Thomas, his 38-year-old friend Joseph LaMar and LaMar’s 43-year-old girlfriend, Janell Renee Knight.

He also shot Thompson’s partner, Breanne Leigh, but she managed to survive.

The 32-year-old identified Luyster as the shooter to police and offered vital testimony for the prosecution, KOIN reported.

Brent Luyster was convicted on all charges stemming from a triple homicide last summer. (screenshot)

The 37-year-old murderer has rejected claims that he killed his friends and did so again when he testified last Tuesday.

Luyster — the tattooed-ladened Neo-Nazi white supremacist who is well-known to the Anti-Defamation League for a previous assault on a black man — even fought back tears when he recalled the moment he found out his friends had been killed.

His legal team contended there was a lack of physical evidence in the case, mainly because the murder weapon — which was alleged to be a .45 caliber 1911-style pistol — was never recovered.

Lyuster’s son was also asked to testify, but declined to do so and cursed at the judge before he was taken in contempt of court.

LaMar’s mother, Danette Anderson, couldn’t contain her relief after finding out that Luyster would be held accountable for the gruesome murders.

“Praise Jesus!” she shouted out while officers lead Luyster out of the courtroom.

As he walked out, flanked by an officer, Luyster turned around a flashed a smile. He is scheduled to be sentenced December 4th and faces life in prison.

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