Daniel Marsh was found guilty in September of stabbing Claudia Maupin and Oliver “Chip” Northup to death and mutilating them in April 2013. A judge sentenced Marsh to 52 years to life behind bars.
A Yolo County Superior Court Judge has sentenced a Davis teen to life in prison for the brutal murder of an elderly couple.
Daniel Marsh, a Davis teen accused of brutally killing two seniors in 2013, has been found guilty of two counts of first-degree murder.
A jury will hear closing arguments in the trial of Daniel Marsh, the teen accused of brutally killing two seniors in Davis in 2013.
Daniel Marsh was 15 at the time of he allegedly murdered Chip Northup and his wife Claudia Maupin in the couple’s bed.
Marsh was just 15 when he allegedly went to 40 to 50 homes searching to unlocked windows and doors before killing Claudia Maupin and her husband Chip Northup.
Opening statements will begin Tuesday in the trial of a Davis teenager accused of stabbing an elderly couple to death last year.
The teenager accused of stabbing an elderly Davis couple to death inside their home wants the torture charge against him dropped.
According to other testimony, both were stabbed more than 60 times each. Claudia begged him to stop as she died. Prosecutors say Marsh confessed to then mutilating their bodies.
During a preliminary hearing, investigators testified they not only had a detailed confession of stabbing each victim dozens of times, but they say he admitted he had thought about killing people since he was 10.
While a motive may never be known, CBS13 obtained court documents that show a list of the suspect’s apparent mental issues.
Shackled in a shirt and tie, showing little emotion, Daniel Marsh, 16, asked for a public defender, saying he couldn’t afford counsel.