Fate of Matthew Davis Now Rests in Hands of Jury
The case of murder against Matthew Davis has now officially be given to the jury.
According to WAGM-TV, Justice E. Allen Hunter gave the 12 jurors their instructions Tuesday morning on whether or not Davis, of Houlton, should be found guilty or not guilty of murder in the deaths of Michael Kitchen and Heidi Pratt of Oakfield in 2013..Davis is also charged with arson, theft and aggravated criminal mischief.
The trial has been held in Machias after a change of venue was granted.
Both sides presented closing arguments Monday.