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Izaiah Garcia trial enters day 8; defense prepares to bring detectives back to stand – Albuquerque, New Mexico

Albuquerque, New Mexico 2021-07-30 08:53:03 –

Albuquerque, New Mexico (KRQE) – A man’s trial accused of shooting a teenager during a homecoming party continues on Friday morning. Isaia Garcia, 20 years old He is guilty of a single murder, weighted assault, and falsification of evidence about his role in the 2019 shooting.



The jury heard more forensic evidence against Garcia, who was accused of shooting 17-year-old Sean Marquee outside the party. On Thursday, Albuquerque police station firearms expert The Hague explained how the bullet was connected to Garcia’s gun and where Marquee was shot.

The prosecutor closed the proceedings on behalf of the state late Thursday afternoon. The trial is now in the hands of Garcia’s defense lawyer, who is recalling detectives, including Det, to the stand. Andrea Ortiz and APD’s crime scene unit. Judge Loveless initially expected the trial to end on time by Friday afternoon, but it’s unclear if that’s still the case.

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