GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) - One of the jurors in the murder trial of Troy Brake spoke with24 Hour News 8 regarding what happened behind the scenes.
He did not want to be identified or on camera, but he called thenewsroom Thursday evening for an interview.
He said the deliberation was "very orderly ... We went overeverything bit by bit."
At around 3:15 p.m. Thursday, the jury asked the judge thedifference between first- and second-degree murder. The juror saidone person questioned the difference and the other jurors wanted tobe sure.
"It was merely a question that we really wanted to get defined,"he said.
As for his reaction to the case, he said: "I think it's veryjust. It's a horrific crime and as jurors, we were very convincedof what we thought."
In front of a festive downtown crowd at Rosa Parks Circle.
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