The plea deal takes the loss of life penalty off the desk, Gill mentioned.
“A part of the plea settlement is that Ayoola Ajayi will spend his life in jail with out the opportunity of parole,” Gill mentioned.
Prosecutors say images of Lueck have been discovered on Ajayi’s cellphone, though he claimed to not know her. Police discovered burned objects in his yard believed to be Lueck’s.
Ajayi additionally pleaded responsible to a cost of Forcible Intercourse Abuse in a separate case, Gill mentioned.
Carihargater has reached out to an lawyer for Ajayi for remark.
Closing sentencing is scheduled for October 23.
Lueck’s dad and mom have been knowledgeable of the plea deal.
“The entry of the pleas in the present day begins the method of bringing some closure and a measure of justice to the Lueck household,” mentioned Gill.
Correction: This story has been up to date to right that Ayoola Ajayi pleaded responsible to a cost in a separate case.