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Man found guilty of murder to be sentenced

Diane Tanselle Diane Tanselle
Thomas Lee Kessinger Thomas Lee Kessinger

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A Louisville man found guilty of murdering and abusing the corpse of his business partner will face sentencing Friday.

A jury recommended a 24 year sentence for Thomas Lee Kessinger in April 2012.

Kessinger killed 51-year-old Diane Tanselle in April 2010.

[Related story: Jury deliberating in Kessinger murder trial]

Tanselle's body was found days after she disappeared wrapped in a tarp inside a van at a Lyndon apartment complex.

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