Sibling Murder Case
Two teens, a brother and sister duo, told detectives about the murder of 15-year-old Seath Jackson during interrogation.
The videos of Amber Wright, 16 and Kyle Hopper, 17, played in court Monday.
They face a life sentence if convicted of first degree murder.
Wright's attorney argued the admissibility of one of the confessions, arguing that the detective had not ready Wright her Miranda Rights prior to recording the video.
But the judge allowed its use.
In one of the videos, Wright admitted to helping draft a murder plot in a span of just minutes but that at one point, she feared for her own life at the hands of the alleged ring leader, Micheal Bargo.
"If you say one word about this, I will have two dead bodies," Wright said of Bargo.
Then it was Hooper's turn in the hot seat.
He talked about how he delivered the first blow to Jackson with a plank of wood.
He said that he helped Bargo place Jackson's body in a fire pit, but that he wasn't the one who pulled the trigger.
In both the teen's interrogations, the details about their individual involvement changed.
But one thing remains the same, they both blamed Micheal Bargo for the killing.
The Defense and the State rested their case for Amber Wright Monday afternoon.
Closing arguments were expected Tuesday morning.
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