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New Hampshire ‘Mountain Dew Man’ convicted in double murder of retired couple on hiking trail

A 27-year-old vagrant, who detectives initially nicknamed “Mountain Dew Man” until they uncovered his true identity, has been convicted of murdering a retired couple on a New Hampshire hiking trail near their home in April 2022.

Jurors found Logan Clegg guilty of all charges Monday after two days of deliberations following the shooting deaths of Stephen Reid, 67, and Djeswende “Wendy” Reid, 66, on the Marsh Loop Trail in Concord.

“A liar, a thief, a murderer has been brought to justice today, more importantly forever,” son Brian Reid said after the verdict. “Let it be known that the legacy of my parents’ humanitarian work, their kindness, their love for life will endure. Let today be a reminder of the value of human life and the strength of community.”

Clegg faced nine charges, four counts of second-degree murder, four counts of falsifying physical evidence and one count of being a felon in possession of a firearm.

He added that he would “rather die than f—ing go to prison.”

Now, he faces life in prison at sentencing on Dec. 15.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

Michael Ruiz is a reporter for Fox News Digital. Story tips can be sent to michael.ruiz@fox.com and on Twitter: @mikerreports

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