Jodi Arias Verdict Reached
May 9, 2013 Leave a comment
Travis Alexander was killed on June 4, 2008 in Mesa, Arizona. He died of multiple stab wounds, a shot to the head, and more injuries. Jodi Arias, his ex-girlfriend began her trial for his murder in January of 2013.
The first witness that was called to the stand was Robert Brown, who is a detective in Mesa’s forensic computer division. He stated that he had examined Arias’ cellphone and found several pictures of her with brown hair that had been taken the day before he was murdered. Earlier in the trial, a California rental car agent said that Arias had blonde hair.
While on trial, Arias stated that she has been not only physically, but emotionally hurt my Alexander and was just defending herself. After four days of the jury deliberating, they reached the verdict that she was guilty of first-degree murder. There is a possibility she may face the death penalty.