Clovis jury: Wiggins innocent of murder

Lonzell Wiggins Jr., has been found innocent of allegations he murdered a Clovis man in 2009. A Clovis jury returned the verdict about 2:30 p.m. Friday, three hours after deliberations began.

Closing arguments ended about 11:20 this morning in Wiggins’ second-degree murder trial.

Wiggins, 37, was charged with killing Gary Gill, 48, on Dec. 15, 2009 in Clovis.

We have a reporter in the Curry County courthouse and will provide more information as it becomes available.