Marcus Wesson Archive

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Suicide of one sibling possible

Wesson daughter could have shot herself, witness says. Marcus Wesson‘s daughter Sebhrenah could have committed suicide after her eight siblings were shot to death in March 2004, a forensic pathologist testified Monday in Fresno County Superior Court. Dr. Venu Gopal …

Wessons called a happy family

Daughter testifies they had saved $105,000 in cash. A daughter of accused mass murderer Marcus Wesson testified Friday that her family was happy and wanted to sail around the world, but their travel plans ended when nine children were killed …

Wesson brings trial to a halt

Defendant accuses the prosecutor of being ‘disrespectful’ to court. Accused killer Marcus Wesson brought his trial to a short halt Thursday as he accused prosecutor Lisa Gamoian of disrespecting the court. “Objection, your honor,” Wesson said, telling Judge R.L. Putnam …

Wesson Claimed to be Telepathic

Prosecutors in the Marcus Wesson trial are using Wesson’s own words to show his unusual behavior. Everything Marcus Wesson said to his family during jailhouse visits has been taped. Marcus Wesson Jr. told the jury he visited Wesson Sr. about …

Earlier slaying plan detailed

Plot nearly carried out in 1999, Wesson niece testifies. Sofina Solorio nearly carried out Marcus Wesson‘s murder-suicide plan in 1999 after a white car repeatedly drove past the docked boat where they lived in Tomales Bay in Northern California, Solorio …