Quantcast

Tuesday, September 30, 2014         

 Print   Email   Most Popular   Save   Post   Retweet

Accused freeway shooter Stangel will not testify in his defense

By Nelson Daranciang

POSTED:
LAST UPDATED: 04:25 p.m. HST, May 13, 2013



Toby Stangel, accused of a freeway shooting spree that killed a woman and wounded two others, will not take the witness stand in his own defense.

At the close of the state’s case against him this afternoon, Stangel told Circuit Judge Glenn Kim that he will not testify. He also chose not to present to the jurors any other witnesses in his defense.

Stangel, 30, of Wahiawa, is facing a possible prison term of life without parole for allegedly shooting at two police officers and life with parole for allegedly shooting at five motorists on Waialae Avenue and the H-1 freeway, killing one of them and wounding two, during a 17-minute crime spree on June 3, 2012. He is on trial for second-degree murder, first- and second-degree attempted murder, firearm charges and possession of drugs and drug paraphernalia.

The jurors will hear closing arguments Tuesday afternoon.






 Print   Email   Most Popular   Save   Post   Retweet

IN OTHER NEWS
Breaking News
Blogs
Political Radar
`Side-by-side’

Political Radar
Fore!

Political Radar
1994

Island Crafters
Proud Mommy Status

Wassup Wit Dat!
Got You Now

Warrior Beat
Back on the field

Small Talk
The arm touch

Political Radar
`Not an option’