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8:46
Back in the courtroom for day 3 of the Champion trial. Follow me for updates. #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 8:46 Kim_KLTV
8:47
We are watching the remainder of the interrogation video the state started to show yesterday. #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 8:47 Kim_KLTV
9:19
In the video, Detective Elliott is trying to get Champion to tell him what happened with Underwood in the car. Champion is silent. #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 9:19 Kim_KLTV
9:34
Detective Elliott in the video: "If you're not a monster, then help yourself out." Champion remains silent. #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 9:34 Kim_KLTV
9:50
Champion has still barely spoken in this video. He hasn't answered any of Detective Elliott's questions. #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 9:50 Kim_KLTV
9:54
The video has finished. Detective Elliott is still on the stand. #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 9:54 Kim_KLTV
10:43
Underwood and Thomas didn't talk the night she was killed. #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 10:43 Kim_KLTV
10:43
We are now listening to a recorded conversation between Detective Elliott and Champion. #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 10:43 Kim_KLTV
10:45
In the interview, Champion only told Detective Elliott "I can't leave the dorm" #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 10:45 Kim_KLTV
10:51
The jury is now being shown another video interview from April. #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 10:51 Kim_KLTV
10:52
Champion is much more talkative in this video. #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 10:52 Kim_KLTV
10:54
In the video, Champion said "I never met up with (Underwood)...I promise I was not in that car" #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 10:54 Kim_KLTV
10:55
In the video, Champion said he had a twin who is in prison. #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 10:55 Kim_KLTV
11:00
In the video, Champion said "I can't believe it" when Detective Elliot told him his DNA was in the car. #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 11:00 Kim_KLTV
11:10
They are now talking about when Detective Elliott interviewed Ladarius Harris #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 11:10 Kim_KLTV
11:10
Harris is the inmate who testified yesterday that Champion told him he killed Underwood. #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 11:10 Kim_KLTV
11:14
The defense is now questioning Detective Elliott. #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 11:14 Kim_KLTV
11:16
Defense asks Elliott: If someone doesn't talk to you (brought up Miranda rights) does that mean they're guilty" #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 11:16 Kim_KLTV
11:18
Defense asks: "At what point does this become harassment?" Detective Elliott answers: "I don't think it's harassment at all" #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 11:18 Kim_KLTV
11:27
Defense is pushing the point that DNA can't be dated. #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 11:27 Kim_KLTV
11:51
Detective Elliott: "We had no reason to send Mr. Thomas' DNA off" #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 11:51 Kim_KLTV
12:16
State rested. Defense will rest right after lunch. Champion will admit testify. Then we will move into closing arguments. #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 12:16 Kim_KLTV
12:16
We are back from lunch at 1:15. #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 12:16 Kim_KLTV
1:16
We are back in session. The defense rested and both the defense and stare closed. #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 1:16 Kim_KLTV
1:17
The judge is now reading the charge to the jury. #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 1:17 Kim_KLTV
1:18
We are back in session. The defense rested and both the defense and state closed. #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 1:18 Kim_KLTV
1:33
State is beginning their closing arguments. #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 1:33 Kim_KLTV
1:40
Prosecutor Jacob Putman: "Who knew where Tyrone was going to be? There's only one person" #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 1:40 Kim_KLTV
1:41
Putman: "No way for George Thomas to know. (Where Underwood was)" #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 1:41 Kim_KLTV
1:43
This is the most people that have been in the courtroom since the trial started. #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 1:43 Kim_KLTV
1:46
Putman: "Why would you send no more messages? Because you know the person is not going to respond" #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 1:46 Kim_KLTV
1:51
Putman: There's no evidence that Tyrone and George Thomas planned to meet. #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 1:51 Kim_KLTV
1:53
Defense Attorney Melvin Thompson is now beginning his closing statement. #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 1:53 Kim_KLTV
1:55
Thompson: "Where is the evidence that supports that scenario (the state presented)" #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 1:55 Kim_KLTV
1:56
Thompson: "What evidence do we have that Mr. Champion was in Mr. Underwood's car that morning?" #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 1:56 Kim_KLTV
1:59
Thompson: "What is the evidence that Mr. Champion had a gun? None." #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 1:59 Kim_KLTV
2:00
Thompson: "Gun shot residue on Mr. Champion? None." #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 2:00 Kim_KLTV
2:05
Thompson is now talking about the police departments investigation. He said they needed him to find evidence. #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 2:05 Kim_KLTV
2:08
Thompson: "The police didn't let the facts lead them to a suspect." #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 2:08 Kim_KLTV
2:18
Thompson is now talking about the credibility of Ladarius Harris. #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 2:18 Kim_KLTV
2:28
Thompson: Detective Elliott was trying to get Champion to claim self defense to admit he did shoot Underwood. #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 2:28 Kim_KLTV
2:29
Thompson: Champion's answer never changed - "I didn't do it" #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 2:29 Kim_KLTV
2:30
Putman is addressing the jury again. #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 2:30 Kim_KLTV
2:32
Putman: "He knows what he did...he had to deny it all" #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 2:32 Kim_KLTV
2:36
Putman: "He's not acting scared in any of the interviews" #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 2:36 Kim_KLTV
2:38
Putman: George Thomas gave his phone over to the police. #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 2:38 Kim_KLTV
2:38
Putman: "Why wouldn't you help if you didn't do it?" #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 2:38 Kim_KLTV
2:40
Putman is now going through and showing what evidence they have that Thompson said they didn't. #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 2:40 Kim_KLTV
2:45
Putman: champion didn't want Underwood messing with his life. #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 2:45 Kim_KLTV
2:45
Jury is now deliberating. #7onscene
Thursday December 17, 2015 2:45 Kim_KLTV
 
 
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