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Weapon shown in Black Widows trial

March 22, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
Jurors got a chance to see the alleged murder weapon in the trial of two women accused of murdering homeless men for their insurance money.A key piece of evidence was presented to jurors in the trial of two elderly women, accused of killing homeless men for insurance money.

The car the women allegedly used to run down one of the 2 victims, Kenneth McDavid, three years ago was presented as the alleged murder weapon Friday.

Prosecutors claim Helen Golay and Olga Rutterschmidt paid the victims' rent and took out dozens of insurance policies before the men were killed.

If convicted, the women could face life in prison.


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