Melvin Knight Sends Plea Letter To JudgeAs Melvin Knight was fighting for his life at the courthouse for the last two weeks, he was apparently planning for his future back at the jail. Knight wrote a letter to the court asking to marry his co-defendant and fiancé who testified against him.
Knight Formally Sentenced To Death Penalty In ‘Greenburg 6’ CaseIt was an emotionally charged morning at the courthouse as Melvin Knight was formally sentenced to the death penalty; the first time that has happened in a Westmoreland County courtroom since 2005.
2 Psychiatrists Take Stand In Melvin Knight TrialJurors heard from two psychiatrists who have evaluated Melvin Knight Wednesday morning.
Taped Confession Played As Penalty Phase Continues In ‘Greensburg 6’ TrialThe penalty phase for Melvin Knight, one of the so-called “Greensburg 6,” continues today in Westmoreland County.
Dr. Cyril Wecht Takes Stand As ‘Greensburg 6’ Penalty Phase Continuesestimony continues today in the penalty phase for one of members of the so-called “Greensburg 6” in Westmoreland County. Jurors today heard testimony about the injuries sustained by 30-year-old Jennifer Daugherty at the hands of the so-called “Greensburg 6.”
Ex-Fiancée Testifies In Penalty Phase For ‘Greensburg 6’ SuspectA Westmoreland County man facing the death penalty sat emotionless in his chair as the mother of his child testified against him.
Change Of Venire Hearing Held For 'Greensburg 6' SuspectOne 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.
Remaining 'Greensburg 6' Suspects Await TrialOne of the “Greensburg 6” will be spending her life behind bars, but her five others are still awaiting trial.
Co-Defendant Continues Testimony In Daugherty CaseTestimony continued today in the trial of a teenager accused in connection with the murder of a Greensburg woman last year. Angela Marinucci is facing first-degree murder charges in the death of 30-year-old Jennifer Daugherty.
Suspect In Daugherty Murder Testifies Against Co-DefendantOne of the suspects facing charges in the torture and murder of Jennifer Daugherty took the stand against Angela Marinucci, the youngest person charged in the case.
2 Jailhouse Snitches Take Stand In ‘Greensburg 6’ TrialTwo 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.