Opening statements begin in murder trial of Granville Ritchie

Opening statements are set to begin Friday in the trial of Granville Ritchie, the man accused of beating and strangling a 9-year-old girl in May 2014. Ritchie, 40, could face the death penalty if convicted in the murder of Felecia Williams. Jurors first will have to decide whether he is guilty and would have to be unanimous in sentencing him to death.
Published: 12:17 PM EDT September 13, 2019
Updated: 12:16 PM EDT September 13, 2019