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Journey for Justice Episode 6: New perspectives

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Posted at 5:00 AM, Apr 02, 2021
and last updated 2021-04-02 14:36:21-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — On the final episode of the “Journey for Justice: The Trial of Kylr Yust” mini-series on 41 Files, podcast hosts Katelyn Brown and Hailey Godburn bring in third-party experts to examine accused double murderer Kylr Yust’s defense.

He's charged with two counts of first-degree murder in the disappearances and deaths of Kara Kopetsky and Jessica Runions.

Clay County Sheriff’s Office Sgt. Chris Johnson shares how investigators chase leads in a missing persons case.

41 Action News anchor Caitlin Knute gives perspective from defense attorney John Picerno.

Yust goes to trial April 5.


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