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Father, son charged in rape, murder of Cocke County teen

November 2nd, 2011 9:39 am by Natalie Neysa Alund

Father, son charged in rape, murder of Cocke County teen

NEWPORT — A convicted sex offender has been charged with first-degree murder and rape in the death of 19-year-old Megan Maxwell in 2009.

Jeffrey Lee Stock, 43, was indicted by a Cocke County grand jury.

"Today, I'm on cloud nine," Lisa Maxwell said after the announcement of charges in her daughter's death by Sheriff Armando Fontes

"I've never not had a bit of sleep and felt so good. It feels like a mountain off my shoulders."

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