WOODBURY, N.J. - A man accused of beating a house-sitter to death at a residence where he used to live as a foster child has been convicted of murder and numerous other counts.
Brandon Wilson faces a potential life term when he's sentenced Feb. 7.
The 21-year-old Paulsboro man was convicted by a Gloucester County jury that deliberated for just a few hours.
Wilson was charged in the September 2017 slaying of 26-year-old Shawneeq Carter.
Her body was found by her 5-year-old son and a 5-year-old cousin in the Woodbury home of an acquaintance.
The two children were asleep when the attack occurred.
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