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 trial for one of the members of the so-called “Greensburg 6” began Monday morning.
The alleged ringleader of the so-called Greensburg 6 is charged with first-degree murder in the torture death of 30-year-old Jennifer Daugherty.
Four jurors have been seated in the trial of alleged “Greensburg 6” ringleader Ricky Smyrnes.
Jurors heard from two psychiatrists who have evaluated Melvin Knight Wednesday morning.
Jurors heard extensive testimony Tuesday from experts in the mental health field as the defense tries to prove that Melvin Knight was driven to murder by a controlling Ricky Smyrnes.
At least two jurors were in tears Monday morning as they listened to Jennifer Daugherty’s family give emotional accounts of the day they saw her for the final time. This was the last testimony before prosecutors rested their case.
One of the so-called “Greensburg Six” was in court Tuesday with several requests for the judge in the case. Ricky Smyrnes is accused in connection with the torture and death of Jennifer Daugherty.
One of the “Greensburg 6” will be spending her life behind bars, but her five others are still awaiting trial.
After four hours of deliberation, the jury found the teenager accused in connection with the death of a Greensburg woman last year guilty on all counts.
A teenager accused of murder was back on the witness stand Wednesday answering questions from prosecutors.
Two more jailhouse snitches testified today in day four of the trial of a teenager charged in connection with the death of a Greensburg woman last year. Angela Marinucci is one of six people accused in the brutal torture and murder of 30-year-old Jennifer Daugherty.
The second day of testimony is underway for one of the six suspects charged in the death of a Greensburg woman last year.
Prosecutors allege the youngest in the group of suspects charged with the murder of Jennifer Daugherty in Greensburg was the prime instigator.