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Perrysburg Twp. murder suspect makes first court appearance

Jose Moya is accused of murdering of a Perrysburg Township woman Sunday. After turning himself in Tuesday afternoon, he made his first court appearance Wednesday morning. Jose Moya is accused of murdering of a Perrysburg Township woman Sunday. After turning himself in Tuesday afternoon, he made his first court appearance Wednesday morning.
Raul Moya is also a suspect in the murder and was picked up by authorities Wednesday afternoon. Raul Moya is also a suspect in the murder and was picked up by authorities Wednesday afternoon.

TOLEDO, OH (Toledo News Now) – An accused murderer had his first appearance in court Wednesday morning.

Police say Jose Moya is responsible for shooting and killing Leandra Frankum Sunday at a home in Perrysburg Township.

Moya turned himself in Tuesday afternoon. He faced a judge for an arraignment at 9 a.m. Wednesday.

Moya sat emotionless as the judge read the charges, which included a felonious charge of murder. If convicted, Moya could face 15 years to life in prison. There were also two misdemeanors charges: One for obstructing official business and another for aggravated menacing.

Moya's bond was set at $545,000. He is due back in court Aug. 2.

His brother, Raul Moya, was picked up by authorities early Wednesday afternoon.

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