Testimony underway in Barnhill murder trial
POSTED: Wednesday, September 30, 2009 - 11:44am
UPDATED: Wednesday, March 17, 2010 - 12:04pm
TYLER— Testimony began this week in the case of an estranged husband charged with murdering his wife. Kyle Barnhill is charged with murdering Melissa back in mid-march. Authorities say Mr. Barnhill confessed to shooting his wife.
One neighbor testified about the night the murder happened. The man said he first found the couple's kids screaming outside the house. He then walked in and found Melissa Barnhill lying in a pool of blood.
Mr. Barnhill has entered a plea of not guilty by insanity.