Update: "Chicago Bob" murder trial goes to jury

2012-10-12T10:19:00Z 2012-10-12T13:14:26Z Update: "Chicago Bob" murder trial goes to jury Montana Standard
October 12, 2012 10:19 am

The fate of Jeremy Mata, who is accused of murdering "Chicago Bob," is now in the hands of a jury.

The state and defense concluded their closing arguments just before 1 p.m. Friday in the murder trial of Robert "Chicago Bob" Bajzer. A 12-member jury will decided if Mata, 34, is guilty of deliberate homicide.

Bajzer was stabbed to death in the early morning of Feb. 13, 2011, in the 100 block of W. Park Street.


 

Prosecution rests in "Chicago" Bob homicide trial.

Defense up next in Butte courtroom. Jury may get the case in p.m..

Details at mtstandard.com and in Friday's Montana Standard

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    hpesoj - October 12, 2012 11:54 am
    Several days of Prosecution, and possibly less than a full day of Defense? Guilty or not, as soon as this guy was assigned a public defender he was screwed.

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