A jury deliberated approximately two and a half hours before finding Michel Escoto guilty of first degree murder for the 2002 death of his wife Wendy Trapaga.
Standing before a Miami-Dade jury Assistant State Attorney Gail Levine pointed to Michel Escoto Monday and declared, “This defendant is guilty of murder in the first degree.”
Defense continued on Friday in the trial of a man accused of killing his new bride in order to collect a million dollar life insurance policy.
Every marital murder case it seems has “the other woman.”
A Miami-Dade County jury has convicted a man for dropping a cinder block on the head of Miami-Dade Police Detective Carlos Castillo.
Testimony resumed Thursday morning in the trial of a man accused of attacking a Miami-Dade police detective with a cinder block.