Woman accused of murder pleads not guilty

Woman accused of murder pleads not guilty
Local News

By Randy Wyrick

EAGLE — An Aurora woman accused of driving her mother to a remote part of Eagle County, killing her and leaving the body lying in the middle of a gravel road has pleaded not guilty. Traci Cunningham, 28, pleaded not guilty to first degree murder charges. If convicted, she’ll spend the rest of her life in prison. She faces life in prison without parole if convicted on first degree murder charges. She is accused of murdering her adoptive mother, Penelope Cunningham, 60, a former nun and elementary school teacher. She will not present a mental health defense, said Cynthia Jones, …

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