Marriage of suspect to witness may complicate prosecution of triple homicide
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Joseph Nelson & Shellana Davis

via WDAF:

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- (WDAF) -- A South Kansas City triple homicide case takes an interesting turn after the key witness marries the man accused of the crime.

The development creates a legal loophole that could make things a whole lot tougher for the prosecution, as Missouri law protects spouses from having to testify against each other.

Prosecutors have charged 23-year-old Joseph Nelson with three counts of first-degree murder and burglary.

FULL STORY: Marriage of suspect to witness may complicate prosecution of triple homicide - WDAF

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