Grate Sentenced To Life In Prison For Marion County Slaying

Sep 12, 2019

Shawn Grate (R) in court with his attorney in 2018

Serial killer Shawn Grate is taking responsibility for a fifth woman's murder.  

Grate pleaded guilty yesterday in Marion County to killing Dana Lowrey in 2006.  A judge sentenced him to life in prison. Prosecutors say Lowrey was Grate's first victim.  He's on death row for killing two women in Ashland County and two others in Richland County.