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Nov 15, 2011

Woman found guilty of killing her husband

Kim Brannon

In the Supreme Court today, forty-one year old Kim Brannon was today found guilty of killing her common-law husband Anthony ’Antics’ Herrera in December 2008.  Brannon confessed to chopping Herrera once to the right side of his neck while he was asleep in their home.  During her confession she told police that she was quote, “fed up with him”.  Brannon, who also goes by the name Kim McLaughlin, was represented by attorney Carlo Mason.  According to Doctor Mario Estradabran who conducted the post-mortem on the decease, Herrera was seen with a seven inch cut wound to the neck. He concluded that Antics died from exsanguinations. He bled to death. In her defense in court Brannon however changed her story. She gave a sworn testimony saying that on the night of December 13, the murder of antics was committed by two men who came knocking on her door.  When she open it, one of two men came in, pushed her down on her bed and then chopped Antics and that one of the men then searched and said they found weed that they were looking for. She also told the court that the men did not harm her and made it to the bus stop, headed to town and told her niece, a police woman, Cpl Allison McLaughlin what has happened. But the prosecution maintained that Brannon committed the crime and had confessed to it.  After four hours of deliberation a jury of five women and seven men unanimously found Brannon guilty of murder.  Sentencing for Brannon has been deferred until December second.

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1 Response for “Woman found guilty of killing her husband”

  1. Friend says:

    Put her away for good before she kills a third person. At the least we know of two up to date!!!!

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