Lawyer for Florida teen accused of killing classmate wants media excluded from pretrial proceedings
The defense lawyer for Aiden Fucci, the now-15-year-old charged with first-degree murder in the death of 13-year-old Tristyn Bailey, is asking the judge to bar the media and the public from all future pretrial proceedings, saying the teen’s right to a fair trial is at stake, according to News 6 partner News4JAX.
Accused killer Aiden Fucci appears in court in murder of 13-year-old Tristyn Bailey
More than a year after 13-year-old Tristyn Bailey was found brutally murdered in St. Johns County, the teen accused in the stabbing death of his schoolmate appeared in court Tuesday for a pretrial hearing in the case.
Teen accused of stabbing Tristyn Bailey asked how her death was his ‘problem’
St. Johns County detectives investigating the death of 13-year-old Tristyn Bailey not only found bloody clothes and sneakers in the bedroom of her accused killer, Aiden Fucci, but also a notebook containing “drawings of a violent nature,” News 6 partner News4Jax reports.
Crystal Smith, mother of 13-year-old accused of murder, arrested for tampering with evidence
Crystal Smith, mother of 13-year-old Florida boy accused of murder, arrested for tampering with evidence According to an arrest warrant, Crystal Smith, the mother of Aiden Fucci, was wanted for washing the jeans he wore when he allegedly killed 13-year-old Tristyn Bailey. (St. John's County Sheriff's Office/St. John's County Sheriff's Office)ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. — The mother of a 13-year-old boy accused of murder was arrested Saturday for tampering with evidence, investigators said. According to the arrest warrant, Smith, the mother of Aiden Fucci, was wanted for washing the jeans he wore when he allegedly killed 13-year-old Tristyn Bailey. ARRESTED: Crystal Smith is in the St. Johns County Jail facing evidence tampering charges.wftv.com
Florida boy, 14, held without bond in 13-year-old's death
Aiden Fucci will be tried in adult court and faces a possible life sentence in the stabbing death of Tristyn Bailey earlier this month. Bailey was last seen at a community center in her neighborhood on May 9. During a news conference announcing the charge on Thursday, State Attorney R.J. Larizza said that charging Fucci as an adult was the only choice his office could make.news.yahoo.com
Prosecutors: 14-year-old Florida boy stabbed 13-year-old girl 114 times, now being charged as an adult
Prosecutors: 14-year-old fatally stabbed 13-year-old girl 114 times, now being charged as an adultST. JOHNS COUNTY, Fla. — A 14-year-old boy accused of murdering a 13-year-old Jacksonville girl is now being charged as an adult. Aiden Fucci has been in a juvenile justice facility in Daytona Beach since he was arrested earlier this month. READ: Medical examiner reveals cause of death after Florida boy, 14, accused of killing girl, 13Fucci is charged with first-degree murder for the death of Tristyn Bailey. Prosecutors say he stabbed Tristyn 114 times with a knife. READ: Sheriff: Middle school dean charged with molestation was around children for 26 yearsInvestigators said he is the only suspect in Tristyn’s murder.wftv.com
Boy, 14, charged as adult in 13-year-old girl's death
A 14-year-old boy is being charged as an adult in the fatal stabbing of a 13-year-old cheerleader whose body was found in the northeast Florida woods earlier this month. The State Attorney's Office in St. Johns County filed a notice Thursday to transfer Aiden Fucci's case from juvenile to adult court after a grand jury indicted him on a first-degree murder charge, according to court records. Investigators said that Fucci had also told several friends that he planned to kill someone, though it wasn't clear whether Bailey was his intended target from the beginning, Larizza said.news.yahoo.com
Snapchat photo among social media posts investigated in Tristyn Bailey death
St. Johns County detectives are reviewing social media posts as part of the investigation into the death of 13-year-old Tristyn Bailey, including a widely-shared photograph showing a teenager in the back seat of a deputy’s cruiser.
Florida boy, 14, accused of killing missing 13-year-old girl in St. Johns County
ST. JOHNS COUNTY, Fla. — A 14-year-old Florida boy is facing a second-degree murder charge after a missing 13-year-old girl was found dead in St. Johns County, according to deputies. Fucci is accused of killing 13-year-old Tristyn Bailey. Bailey’s body was found Sunday night in a wooded area, according to officials. READ: Lightning strike causes chunk of road to fly through windshield, injuring 2So far, her cause of death has not been released. UPDATE REGARDING THE TRISTYN BAILEY INVESTIGATION: Posted by St. Johns County Sheriff's Office on Monday, May 10, 2021wftv.com