Cooper Trial Starts Today

The jury trial in the case of the State of Wisconsin vs Brian Cooper is scheduled to begin this morning at 8:15 at the Government Center in Sturgeon Bay. Cooper is charged with 2 counts of first degree intentional homicide and 1 count of third degree sexual assault in connection with the death last year of 21 year-old Alisha Bromfield at a southern Door County resort. The jury was selected last week in Wood County after the defense attorney requested and out-of-town jury due to pre-trial news reports about the case. The trial is expected to last all this week.

Cooper had originally entered a plea of ‘not guilty by reason of mental defect or disease’, but on Friday the plea was withdrawn and the trial will go on as scheduled.

Orchards
Menards
Schopf's
Advertisement
Posted in News |

Comments are closed.