Courthouse with "justice" inscribed and the Oxford Weekly Planet logo in the foreground

Verdict in Fontaine murder trial

After several days of deliberation, the jury delivered a verdict.

Interrogation room door

Case Detective asks witnesses

Detective JB brings multiple people to the interrogation room.

* Exclusive for Case Detectives *

Figure of Lady Justice with the Oxford Weekly Planet logo in the foreground

Inside the jury room

The Crime Beat reports: Some of the jurors talk about the lengthy deliberations and their decision.

* Exclusive for Case Detectives *

Balding man in shirt and tie outside a courthouse

Bruno Coleman on the Fontaine family

The Crime Beat reports: the victim's longtime rival talks about his support of the family.

Blond man in a bar

Will Sands, uncomfortable witness

The Crime Beat reports: Will Sands discusses his reluctant involvement in the Fontaine case.

Man with shaggy blond hair and sunglasses in front of the interrogation room door

Case Detective asks Grant Fontaine

Detective Sunflower brings Grant Fontaine to the interrogation room.

* Exclusive for Case Detectives *

Woman with long dark hair in front of the interrogation room door

Case Detective asks Ashley Fontaine

Detective Baelord brings Ashley Fontaine to the interrogation room.

* Exclusive for Case Detectives *

Man holding a file box and his suit jacket over his shoulder with the Oxford Weekly Planet logo in the foreground

Prosecutor talks about the case

The Crime Beat reports: With the jury deliberating, prosecutor Calvin Dollarhide spoke about the case.

Woman with long brown hair and a young man with shaggy blond hair standing on the courthouse steps

The Fontaines talk about the trial

The Crime Beat reports: As the jury deliberates, the victim's widow and son speak out.

Man in a tie with sleeves rolled up

Calvin Dollarhide bio

Calvin is a driven prosecuting attorney with ambitions beyond his current position.

Man in shirt and tie speaking to the camera

Fontaine defendant cross-examined

The Crime Beat reports: prosecutor Dollarhide challenges the defense allegations.

Woman with long blonde hair in a law library

Defense attorney predicts verdict

The Crime Beat reports: defense attorney Pam Lipscomb speaks about the case.

Door marked "Interrogation Room"

Suspect Interrogation Tool

Have a question you want to ask someone associated with the Fontaine investigation? Here's your chance.

* Exclusive for Case Detectives *

Woman with long blonde hair in a law library

Pam Lipscomb bio

Pam is moving up the ranks of the criminal defense firm she joined after law school.

Woman with long blonde hair speaking

Defense names "real killer"

The Crime Beat reports: The defense team makes their case in the Fontaine murder trial.

Silhouette of a person in front of a police mug shot height chart

Arrestee interview

A suspect is in custody for the murder of Philip Fontaine.

Handcuffs with crime scene tape and police lights in the background

Arrest in Fontaine murder

The Crime Beat reports: Suspect in custody for the murder of Philip Fontaine.

Fingerprint with markers pointing out points of identification

Updated fingerprint analysis

Fingerprints obtained through search warrants were compared to unidentified fingerprints from the crime scene.

Seal of Yoknapatawpha County with the label 'Arrest Report'

Arrest Report

A suspect in the murder of Philip Fontaine was taken into custody.

Inked shoe print superimposed on a bloody footprint for comparison

Footwear comparison

Shoes collected during searches were compared to the unidentified shoe prints from the crime scene.

Gloved hand holding a swab with a reddish stain on the end

Updated blood ABO typing

Blood samples from Beecher, Coleman and Flores were compared to blood found at the crime scene.

Visit our online store shop.crimescene.com

Spinning loader

Login

Contact

Crime Scene
3602 N 16th St
Phoenix, AZ 85016

Voice (623) 565-8573
Fax (602)-274-7280

For Crime Scene Store inquiries: store@crimescene.com

For technical assistance: support@crimescene.com

Get Weekly Updates

Get weekly updates on the investigation.

Please enable the javascript to submit this form

X