Appeals Court Upholds Jeffery Trevino's Murder ConvictionThe Minnesota Court of Appeals is upholding the conviction of Jeffery Trevino, who was found guilty of murdering his wife. In January, Trevino's attorney went in front of a three-judge panel at the appeals court to ask for a reduction in Trevino's 27-year sentence.
Lawyer Wants Murder Conviction Overturned For TrevinoThe lawyer for a convicted murderer was back in court Thursday to fight for his client. Jeffery Trevino was convicted in October of 2013 of killing his wife, Kira Steger, and dumping her body in the Mississippi River.
Trevino Sentenced To More Than 27 YearsThe St. Paul man who killed his wife and attempted to hide the evidence by dumping her body in the Mississippi River has been sentenced to more than 27 years in prison.
Funeral Held For Kira Steger In WisconsinA funeral was held Saturday afternoon for Kira Steger in Rothschild, Wis. Steger's body was recovered from the Mississippi River in May, five months after she went missing. At Saturday's funeral, Kira's sister Felicia Krejci said she holds Kira’s memory with her every day. "I can see her face laughing at me because I‘m the silly little sister,” Krejci said.
Attorney Wants Trevino Murder Conviction DismissedIt's been less than a month since Jeffery Trevino was convicted of killing his wife, But the case is not over yet. Trevino’s defense wants a judge to dismiss the conviction in the death of Kira Steger.
Family Of Murdered Woman Reacts To Trevino VerdictJeffery Trevino was found guilty of killing his wife, Kira Steger, in a Ramsey County courtroom on Wednesday. A 12-member jury found him guilty of second-degree murder without intent and not guilty of second-degree murder with intent. It took the jury nearly two days to deliberate this case.
Trevino Found Guilty, Kira's Father: 'Justice Has Been Done'A jury has found Jeffery Trevino guilty of second-degree murder, but not guilty of second-degree murder with intent in the death of his wife, Kira Steger. The jurors found that Trevino did kill his wife but that it wasn't his plan. They say her death happened during his attack.
Trevino Murder Trial Jury Asks Judge A Question, But Continues DeliberatingJury deliberations will resume Wednesday morning in the trial of Jeffery Trevino. The St. Paul man is accused of killing his wife Kira Steger in their home last February then hiding her body in a river.
Trevino Trial Jury Resumes Deliberating At 9 A.M. WednesdayThe trial for a St. Paul man accused of murdering his wife is expected to go to the jury on Tuesday. The defense rested its case on Monday in the trial of Jeffery Trevino.
Trevino Will Not Testify In Murder Trial Of WifeJeffery Trevino will not testify in the murder trial, where he's accused of killing his wife earlier this year. Trevino, 39, of St. Paul is on trial in Ramsey County, accused of killing his wife, Kira Steger, at their St. Paul home in February.
Day 3 Of The Jeffrey Trevino Murder TrialThe trial for Jeffery Trevino, the St. Paul man accused of killing his wife, Kira Steger, resumed Monday. Jurors heard from Ryan Wendt, the man with whom Steger was having an affair. Wendt, Steger’s manager at Delia’s, testified that their friendship turned romantic about a month before she died. He said he knew she was married and their relationship was ending, though they didn’t discuss their relationships. Steger told him she was separating from Trevino.
Opening Statements Heard In Trevino Murder TrialKira Steger’s family filled the courtroom Thursday to hear the case prosecutors have set against her husband, Jeffery Trevino. He is accused of killing Steger in February and dumping her body in the Mississippi River.
Trevino Murder Trial Set To Start ThursdayThe trial for a man accused of murdering his wife and dumping her body in the Mississippi River is set to begin Thursday in St. Paul. Opening statements are scheduled for Thursday in the trial of Jeffery Trevino, who is charged with two counts of second-degree murder in the death of Kira Steger.
Jeffery Trevino's Trial For Wife's Death Starts MondayNearly seven months after Kira Steger was first reported missing, her husband Jeffery Trevino will stand trial for her murder.
Trevino Murder Trial Delayed For 2 MonthsA judge has delayed the murder trial of Jeffrey Trevino until mid-September. Ramsey County District Judge Leonardo Castro granted the delay so the defense can conduct its own independent analysis of the autopsy results.