A convicted double murderer wants a new chance to convince the court of his innocence after a jury didn't seem convinced by his defense that hinged on blaming his half brother for the gruesome murders of two former girlfriends.
Background on the latest motion . . .
Attorneys for Kylr Yust have filed a motion for a new trial.Last month, a St. Charles County jury found Yust guilty on count one of voluntary manslaughter in the death of Kara Kopetsky and guilty on count two of murder in the second degree in the death of Jessica Runions.The women were killed nearly a decade apart.Yust's sentencing is set for June 7.