Jury Deliberating In Hospital Slaying Case A Howard County jury began deliberating Thursday in the case of a man charged with strangling a fellow patient at a maximum-security state mental hospital, a woman who lived two doors away from him and had become his confidant. After more than five hours of deliberations, the jury went home for the evening and is set to resume Friday morning.
Attorney: Hospital Killing Part Of Suicide PactAn attorney for a patient at a maximum-security mental hospital plans to argue at trial next week that the 2010 strangling of a fellow patient was part of a half-fulfilled suicide pact.
Trial Delayed In Slaying Of Mental PatientThe trial for a man accused of killing a fellow patient at a state mental hospital has been postponed until February after the defendant became ill.
Trial Delayed In Slaying Of Mental PatientThe trial for a man accused of killing a fellow patient at a state mental hospital has been postponed after the defendant became ill.