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Sidney Woman Could Face Death Penalty In Recent Murder
SIDNEY, Ohio -- Meeting in a special session, the Shelby County Grand jury returned an aggravated murder indictment with a death penalty specification Thursday afternoon agaisnt Gloria Ann Jelks, 36, of Sidney.
She is accused of beating to death Paul Wilt, 80 of Sidney.
According to Sidney police, a caregiver found the body of Wilt in his Independence Court home in Sidney the morning of May 13. Wilt died from "blunt force trauma to the head," according to Sidney police spokesperson Capt. Rod Austin.
Jelks was also indicted on a charge of aggravated robbery.
Police say they found Wilt's home ransacked and an undetermined amount of cash missing.
Jelks is held in the Shelby County jail without bond.
"What was done to Wilt was heinous and should never happen to anyone," said Shelby County prosecuotor Ralp Bauers.