Phoenix

Man acquitted in girlfriend’s Maricopa County murder trial

The trial towards a person accused of killing his girlfriend ended Thursday with an acquittal.

A jury discovered Jon-Christopher Clark not responsible of the second-degree murder cost he confronted in the dying of Kiera Bergman, in keeping with the Maricopa County Superior Court. Clark was additionally discovered not responsible in a tampering with proof cost towards him in the case, in keeping with the courtroom. 

Bergman’s physique was discovered Sept. 3, 2018 west of Phoenix after the 19-year-old went lacking Aug. 4, 2018. 

“At the end of the trial, we’re still not going to know exactly what happened to Kiara but medical examiners will tell you … their findings and your common sense and all the other witnesses will tell you, that is not an accident. That’s murder,” a prosecutor stated on the Aug. 9 begin of the trial. 

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