In Ohio County, 45-year-old Donald Lynch was sentenced to life in prison without parole following his October conviction on Murder, Rape, and Drug Trafficking for the death of Amanda Riley.
Riley was found on Dec. 18, 2016 by hunters in the Peabody Wildlife Management Area in Ohio County. Medical examiners said that she died from blunt force trauma.
Riley was from Livermore, where the family said she was loved by the community.
Lynch was convicted following a week long trial, where the jury recommended the sentence of live in prison without parole.