Quantcast
Home / Opinion Digests / Criminal Law / Victim’s Body Never Found, But Murder Conviction Stands (access required)

Victim’s Body Never Found, But Murder Conviction Stands (access required)

The court of appeals concluded that appellant Michael Anthony Edwards was tried for murder in the proper venue and that his conviction was supported by sufficient evidence. Edwards had been romantically involved with the victim, Leyla Namiranian, a Chesterfield resident. Two months prior to her disappearance, Namiranian ended the relationship after Edwards choked her and threw ...