In the early morning hours, Ashley Fontaine found her husband's bloody body in their kitchen.
Ashley Fontaine bio
After a childhood of public glamor and private turmoil, Ashley married Philip following a whirlwind courtship.
Ashley Fontaine interview
The detectives asked the victim's wife about the circumstances around her discovery of his body.
Grant Fontaine bio
Grant had led a troubled life and has long had a difficult relationship with his father.
Grant Fontaine interview
The detectives struggled to get details from Grant about his activities the night his father died.
Philip Fontaine bio
Real estate developer Philip Fontaine was a polarizing figure in the business and social communities.
Fontaine scene evidence
CSU provided a preliminary inventory of evidence collected from the kitchen of the Fontaine residence.
Developer found murdered
The Crime Beat reports: Controversial real estate magnate slain in own kitchen
Raquel Santos interview
The detectives asked Raquel about her work for the Fontaine family.
Joey Beecher bio
When Joey went to work for Mr. Fontaine, he finally had a job he could stick with.
Joey Beecher interview
The detectives talked to Joey about his work for Philip and the Fontaine family.
Stacy Beecher bio
Stacy hoped her husband's job with the Fontaines would bring the better life she always dreamed of.
Stacy Beecher interview
The detectives wanted to find out how much of her husband's story Stacy could corroborate.
Benito Flores bio
Benito and his girlfriend moved to Yoknapatawpha County in hopes of better job prospects.
Benito Flores interview
The detectives wanted to get Benito's response to the allegations made about him.
Javier Montoya interview
The detectives asked Javier what legal matters Philip was involved in when he died.
Gerald Archer bio
Gerald has worked hard to become an indispensable resource to the wealthy and powerful.
Gerald Archer interview
The detectives spoke to Philip's banker to learn more about the Fontaine business and personal finances.
Kenny Ross bio
Currently serving time for a narcotics distribution conviction, Kenny is an occasional resource for investigators.
Kenny Ross interview
The detectives met with an inmate to get more information on the Fontaine family.
The Crime Lab provided a preliminary summary report on fingerprints from the Fontaine crime scene.
Presumptive blood test results
Suspected bloodstains from the crime scene were tested for the presence of human blood.
Bruno Coleman bio
Bruno's rivalry with Philip Fontaine began when they were co-workers as young men.
Bruno Coleman interview
The detectives brought in Bruno, one of Philip's business competitors, to discuss their longstanding conflict.
Will Sands bio
Will has been bartending in Oxford for years and knows most of the town's secrets.
Will Sands interview
The detectives talked to a local bartender who knows all the Yoknapatawpha County scuttlebutt.
Karen Lewis interview
Philip's longtime secretary told the detectives about his relationships with his family, friends, and enemies.
Blood ABO typing
Samples of human blood found at the crime scene were submitted for ABO blood typing.
Preliminary report from the Yoknapatawpha County Coroner's Office on the autopsy of Philip Fontaine.
Dawn Thurman interview
The detectives talked to Philip's personal trainer about her relationship with him.
Amber Dunn bio
Amber devoted herself to fitness as a teenager and chose a career as a personal trainer.
Amber Dunn interview
The detectives spoke to another trainer about Philip and her friend and co-worker, Dawn.
Joey Beecher interview #2
The detectives wanted to go over Joey's alibi and ask him about Philip's will.
Grant Fontaine interview #2
The detectives tried to nail down where Grant really was the night his father was killed.
Will Sands interview #2
The detectives asked Will if he forgot to mention anything in his first interview.
Grant Fontaine interview #3
The detectives pressed Grant about his fight with his father and the cash his father reportedly had.
Kyle Parker interview
The detectives invited Kyle in to ask him about his client, Ashley Fontaine.
The detectives obtained warrants to search the Coleman residence and collect biological samples from Bruno.
The detectives obtained warrants to search the Beecher residence and collect biological samples from Joey.
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