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Defendant Seeks New Trial For Good Samaritan Murder Charges

A man found guilty of a Canyon Country robbery and murder is requesting a new trial, officials said Thursday.

A man found guilty in a fatal Canyon Country robbery is requesting a new trial for murder charges, officials said Thursday. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Jurors found Eric Edwards and Diamonte McGhee guilty of a 2011 Halloween murder in Canyon Country in October. Both are facing a maximum of life in prison ...

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Santa Clarita Murder Trial Enters Final Phases

Santa Clarita, murder, Halloween, Good Samaritan, shooting, robbery, Canyon Country

Nearly three years after Rick Sandoval was shot and left for dead, and Alejandro Sanchez-Torres was fatally shot near his 7-year-old son, the Santa Clarita murder trial for three men accused in the crime entered its final stage. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox.  Related: Murder Trial Under Way In 2011 Halloween Robbery, ...

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UPDATE: Trial To Start In September For Alleged Gang Members In 2011 Killing

UPDATE: Trial To Start In September For Alleged Gang Members In 2011 Killing

A pretrial hearing is underway Monday in the trial of three then-teens accused of fatally shooting man in an alleged robbery that turned deadly on Halloween 2011. The “Halloween trio,” Diamonte Jerome McGhee, 20, Branden Trevaughn Higgs, 19, and Eric Michael Edwards, 20, were all under 18 when they initially were arrested on charges they were involved in the death of Alex Sanchez and wounded Ricardo Sandoval during a robbery gone awry Oct. 21, 2011. The pretrial hearing today was expected to review motions for the case, which could start trial next week.

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