Hearing set for woman accused in murder of 10-year-old girl | KOB 4
Advertisement

Hearing set for woman accused in murder of 10-year-old girl

Marian Camacho
December 06, 2018 12:08 PM

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.—A suspect in the murder of 10-year-old Victoria Martens is expected in court Thursday for a hearing regarding what evidence can be used in her trial next month.

Advertisement

Jessica Kelley’s defense had filed a motion to dismiss the charge of child abuse resulting in death but then asked to withdraw that motion.

The prosecution responded Wednesday saying this shows the state has enough evidence to prove Kelley’s guilt and want the decision to go to a jury.

Victoria Marten’s mother, Michelle Martens, has taken a plea deal in the case. Another suspect, Fabian Gonzales, is awaiting trial.

Another unidentified suspect in the case has not yet been located by authorities.

Credits

Marian Camacho

Copyright 2018 KOB-TV LLC, a Hubbard Broadcasting Company. All rights reserved

Advertisement
Comment on Facebook

Share 4 - News Tips - Photos - Videos
  Share a News Tip, Story Idea, Photo, Video



Advertisement

Relay Media Amp

Advertisement

Advertisement




Bernalillo County to consider major project to tackle mental health crisis

Driver leaves keys in ambulance, thief leads police on chase

Overnight fire displaces resident

Financial expert offers holiday spending tips

Northwest Albuquerque neighborhood experiences frequent drive-by shootings