WATCH LIVE: Eric Campbell on Trial for Helping His Father Kill Elderly Couple Day 6

lawnewz.com | 7/17/2017 | Alberto Luperon
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The murder trial against Eric Campbell continues Monday at a courtroom in Granville County, North Carolina. Prosecutors say he helped his father Edward Campbell kill a local couple on December 31, 2014. Victims Jerome Faulkner, 73, Dora Faulkner, 62, and their two dogs were stabbed to death. Their house was burnt down. This was all part of an alleged crime spree from Texas to West Virginia.

Son Eric, now 23, must face the accusation alone because the elder Campbell killed himself while in custody as a pre-trial inmate at Central Prison in Raleigh, North Carolina.

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The defense is claiming that Eric thought that the Faulkners were only going to get robbed, not murdered. Eric was too afraid to stop the killings, having been abused by Edward Campbell for years, the defense said.

Nonetheless, the prosecution says that the defendant was culpable. They claim that Eric got money to...
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