Woman goes on trial in killing of boyfriend

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Hearing delayed for judge accused of misconduct
Hearing delayed for judge accused of misconduct

NEWPORT, Ky. (AP) — Testimony has begun in the trial of a woman accused of fatally shooting her boyfriend during an argument at his condominium in northern Kentucky.

The Kentucky Enquirer (http://cin.ci/1IGOh1c) reports 24-year-old Shayna Hubers is facing a murder charge in the 2012 death of 29-year-old Ryan Poston. Hubers has said she shot Poston in self-defense.

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According to testimony and police video presented on Tuesday, Hubers told police that she went to the condo to pick up her things after Poston ended their relationship. She says they got into an argument that escalated to a physical confrontation.

Among those who testified was medical examiner Gregory Wanger, who conducted Poston’s autopsy. He said Poston was shot six times including in the head, chest and back.

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Information from: The Kentucky Enquirer, http://www.nky.com

 

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