UNDATED (WHTC) -- The man accused of killing 43-year-old Michigan State Trooper Paul Butterfield was convicted of first degree murder on Tuesday. A jury in Ludington took about two hours to find 20-year-old Eric Knysz guilty of the murder and several other charges. Knysz wife, Sarah, testified against him as part of a plea deal. Sentencing for Eric Knysz is scheduled for April 8th.
Story by: Diane E Coston