Messel’s public defender argues some evidence should not have been allowed because it invited the jury to speculate about the missing murder weapon.
Kyle Parker could be sentenced during a Monday court hearing after he pleaded guilty to murder and kidnapping on Feb. 3.
Daniel Messel is appealing the conviction for the murder of IU student Hannah Wilson, but he also faces new, unrelated charges for attempted rape in 2012.
Police say a warrant was issued for a 47-year-old man who is was hospitalized.
Two people from Terre Haute are being held along with a Rockville man following the death of a radio personality.
The man is suspected of a 1999 murder in Morelos, Mexico. He has been turned over by ICE to Mexican law enforcement.
A Kokomo woman has pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter days before she was to stand trial for fatally shooting her former boyfriend.
Although Indiana still offers a larger discount for felony sentences than most states, it is much lower than it used to be.
Brittney Sater, 26, was shot in the chest in her home on South Rogers Street early Sunday morning.
Daniel Messel is accused of murdering Indiana University student Hannah Wilson in April 2015. The trial is expected to begin Monday.