Prosecutors say she was the instigator behind the torture and killing of a mentally disabled woman.
A jury has sentenced the man who investigators call the ringleader of the so-called “Greensburg 6” to the death penalty. The group is accused in connection with the torture and murder of woman in 2010.
Closing arguments will begin Thursday morning in the penalty phase of the trial for the alleged ringleader of the so-called “Greensburg 6.”
A psychiatrist for the prosecution painted Ricky Smyrnes as a liar who repeatedly contradicts himself.
The penalty phase begins today in the trial of the alleged ringleader of the so-called “Greensburg 6.”
Testimony resumed Thursday morning in the trial of the alleged ringleader of the so-called “Greensburg 6.”
Testimony continued Wednesday in the capital murder trial of Ricky Smyrnes.
Jurors today saw photos of the items used to torture a mentally-challenged Greensburg woman who was murdered.
The penalty phase for one of the so-called members of the “Greensburg Six” began Monday morning in Westmoreland County.
Jury selection began Monday in the penalty phase for a man who previously pleaded guilty in the kidnapping and torture death of a Westmoreland County woman in 2010.
One of the so-called Greensburg Six pleaded guilty in court today. Melvin Knight pleaded guilty to first and second degree murder in connection with the torture death of Jennifer Daugherty two years ago.
The first of the Greensburg Six to be convicted in the death of Jennifer Daugherty was formally sentenced Wednesday.