Latest on the Irving trial.
by KIX101.1 /1230 KFJB News Department
posted Jun 27 2014 4:51AM
The trial of 40 year old Matthew Irving of Marshalltown has reached a fourth day at the Marshall County Courthouse.
The 40 year old Irving is charged with First Degree Murder in connection with the death of 55 year old Rebecca Hall last July, her body was found strangled in an abandoned van east of town last July.
5 witnesses took the stand for the prosecution, the state of Iowa Thursday, and the state did rest its case, with the defense expected to begin testimony today. Irving is expected to take the stand in his own defense, no specifics as to when.
A confession DVD was also shown to the jury yesterday.