Ferguson Trial Underway

1 decade 4 years 7 months ago Monday, October 17 2005 Oct 17, 2005 Monday, October 17, 2005 10:40:36 PM CDT October 17, 2005 in News
Fergusonn is the 20-year old accused of murdering Columbia Daily Tribune Sports Editor Kent Heitholt.  The trial started Monday morning at the Boone County Courthouse.  The courtroom was packed with people, including Tribune reporters who worked with Heitholt.  Ferguson kept a straight face most of the morning, cracking a few smiles as he spoke with his team. In one of the most emotional parts of the morning, Heitholt's widow described the night she found out her husband was dead.

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