• Alex Murdaugh's murder trial starts with cellphones, bullets

    22 hours ago - By Bésame

    After 19 months of speculation, prosecutors finally laid out their evidence Wednesday that Alex Murdaugh killed his wife and son as they opened the double murder trial for the disgraced South Carolina attorney.
    There was gunshot residue on a seat belt, bullets pulled from bodies that matched ammunition boxes from around the home and cellphones never used again just a few minutes after Murdaugh, his wife and son were all heard in a cellphone video, prosecutor Creighton Waters said in his opening statement.
    “It's complicated. It's a journey. There's a lot of aspects to this case,” Waters...
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  • Larry Millete Ordered to Stand Trial for Wife's Murder Though No Body Found

    23 hours ago - By Bésame

    Larry Millete, during the preliminary hearing on charges that he killed his missing wife. Photo credit: Screen shot, CBS8.com
    A Chula Vista man whose wife remains missing more than two years after vanishing from her home was ordered Wednesday to stand trial for her murder.
    Larry Millete, 41, is charged with the murder of the mother of his three children, May “Maya” Millete, who has not been seen or heard from since Jan. 7, 2021.
    Despite the fact that her body has not been found, Superior Court Judge Dwayne Moring cited case law allowing murder cases to proceed without the body's...
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