Phylicia Barnes

Phylicia Barnes was found dead in April.  The teen went missing in December, 2010.

All Charges Dismissed In Phylicia Barnes’ Murder

Walking free. Charges have been dropped against the man accused of murdering honor student Phylicia Barnes. A judge ordered that Michael Johnson be released because prosecutors did not have sufficient evidence in the case.

01/20/2015

Barnes Michael Johnson

Mistrial Declared In Trial For Man Accused Of Killing Phylicia Barnes

A mistrial was declared in the murder of a North Carolina teenager. This is the second time Baltimore City prosecutors have tried to get a second degree murder conviction against Michael Johnson in the death of Phylicia Barnes.

12/22/2014

Michael Johnson

Trial Continues For Man Accused Of Killing Phylicia Barnes

A trial continues for the man accused in the 2010 murder of 16-year-old Phylicia Barnes.

12/08/2014

Michael Johnson

Jury Selection Continues For Man Accused Of Killing Phylicia Barnes

A new trial begins with a new judge, but the prosecution’s theory that Michael Johnson choked Phylicia Barnes after becoming sexually obsessed with her remains the same.

12/04/2014

Michael Johnson

Second Trial Postponed For Man Convicted Of Murdering Phylicia Barnes

The second trial for the Baltimore man convicted of murdering Phylicia Barnes has been postponed.

02/21/2014

Phylicia Barnes was found dead in April.  The teen went missing in December, 2010.

Family Remembers Phylicia Barnes 3 Years After Vanishing In Baltimore

It has been three years since a North Carolina honor student vanished in Baltimore. On Saturday, her family marked the anniversary of her disappearance.

12/28/2013

Barnes Michael Johnson

Phylicia Barnes Murder Retrial Postponed

A new trial for a man accused of killing a North Carolina teenager has been postponed.

05/28/2013

Daniel Nicholson

Lead Detective In Phylicia Barnes Case Faces Charges; Could Jeopardize Other Cases

He was the lead detective investigating the disappearance and murder of 16-year-old Phylicia Barnes. Now a Baltimore City police officer faces criminal charges for his actions while searching for his own missing child.

04/30/2013

Michael Johnson

Defense Aims To Discredit State’s Star Witness In Phylicia Barnes Murder Retrial

It’s back to the drawing board for attorneys on both sides of the Phylicia Barnes murder case after a judge throws out her accused killer’s conviction and orders a new trial.

03/21/2013

Michael Johnson

Suspect Previously Convicted In Phylicia Barnes’ Murder Gets New Trial

The man convicted of murdering 16-year-old North Carolina honors student Phylicia Barnes will get a new trial. That decision came from a Baltimore judge Wednesday afternoon.

03/20/2013

Michael Johnson

Defense Seeks New Trial For Man Convicted In Phylicia Barnes’ Murder

Defense attorneys are seeking a new trial for a Baltimore man convicted in the high-profile slaying of a North Carolina teenager.

02/20/2013

Michael Johnson

Jurors Find Michael Johnson Guilty Of Second-Degree Murder In Phylicia Barnes Trial

A Baltimore jury has found the man accused of killing 16-year-old honor student Phylicia Barnes guilty of second-degree murder.

02/06/2013

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