Second man found guilty of 2015 murder in Colorado Springs

Joseph Kimsey / Colorado Springs Police Department
Joseph Kimsey / Colorado Springs Police Department

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. —  A second man involved in a 2015 murder in Colorado Springs has been found guilty.

Joseph Tyler Kimsey was found guilty Tuesday of first-degree murder and robbery. He has been sentenced to life without parole.

Officials say Kimsey and Jonathan Nelson stabbed 27-year-old Ashley Melnyczok to death in June 2015 at her Colorado Springs apartment.

Nelson was found guilty of all counts, including first-degree murder, on February 15. He was also sentenced to life.

Jonathan Nelson / Colorado Springs Police Department
Jonathan Nelson / Colorado Springs Police Department

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