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Court documents claim Dishon admitted killing niece to fellow inmate

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BULLITT COUNTY, KY (WAVE) – A man charged with the murder of his niece allegedly admitted the crime to a fellow inmate, according to court documents.

The documents obtained by WAVE 3 News revealed an Louisville Metro Police Department officer was interviewing a state prisoner about a separate murder and when he asked the prisoner if he knew any other murderers Stanley Dishon's name was brought up.

The prisoner claimed Stanley Dishon admitted to him he had sexually assaulted his niece, Jessica Dishon, on several occasions and later killed her.

Jessica Dishon was 17 years old when her body was discovered not far from her home in September 1999.

Stanley Dishon was not charged with his niece's death in October 2013.

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