US citizen Arthur Patterson (centre) was accused of murdering a South Korean college student in 1997. Photo: EPA US citizen Arthur Patterson (centre) was accused of murdering a South Korean college student in 1997. Photo: EPA
US citizen Arthur Patterson (centre) was accused of murdering a South Korean college student in 1997. Photo: EPA

South Korean court sentences US man to 20 years in prison for ‘devil-like’ murder two decades ago

Arthur Patterson, now 36, was sentenced for the murder of Jo Jung-pil, who was stabbed multiple times with a knife in a fast-food restaurant toilet

US citizen Arthur Patterson (centre) was accused of murdering a South Korean college student in 1997. Photo: EPA US citizen Arthur Patterson (centre) was accused of murdering a South Korean college student in 1997. Photo: EPA
US citizen Arthur Patterson (centre) was accused of murdering a South Korean college student in 1997. Photo: EPA
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