Two men to spend 25 years in prison for their role in murder

By WEEK Producer

September 27, 2013 Updated Sep 27, 2013 at 6:43 PM CDT

PEORIA, Ill. -- Two people involved in the burglary and murder of a Lake Camelot man face 25 years in prison for their crimes.

Zachary Cotter, 17, plead guilty to murder one day after Devon Moore, 19, plead guilty to a similar charge. Both were both sentenced on Thursday to 25 years.

They have both agreed to testify against Amanda Payne, the one prosecutors believe fatally shot James Cohee in his home in August 2012 after a botched burglary.

Payne's trial is scheduled to start on November 18.

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