Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Rio Rancho Murder Trial Goes to Jury.

Byline: Jeremy Pawloski Journal Staff Writer

Deliberations To Continue Monday

GRANTS The fate of Jeffrey Taylor, 25, of Rio Rancho, accused of killing Nancy Noren of Rio Rancho in July 1998 is in the hands of a Cibola County jury in Grants.

Prosecutors said Friday during closing arguments that Taylor murdered Noren in a mesa off 10th Street, where she frequently walked her dog, and then buried her body about 10 miles northwest of the city.

Taylor has admitted to driving Noren's vehicles a silver Toyota truck and a silver Toyota sedan and living in her home after her disappearance but maintained his innocence in her death, his attorney has said.

Police have said Noren was last seen alive by neighbors on July 17, 1998. …

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