The woman accused of buying a gun and then giving it to the man believed to have killed our state prison director says she's not guilty.
Lawyers for Stevie Marie Vigil entered her plea in court Tuesday. Vigil is accused of giving a gun to convicted felon Evan Ebel. Tests show the gun was used to murder Tom Clements.
Investigators say they found it on Ebel's body after he died in a shootout with Texas police in March, two days after Clements was killed. Investigators also say they now have all the evidence they need to link Ebel to the death of a pizza delivery driver.
Investigators say fingerprints were taken from a payphone near a truck stop in north Denver where Nathan Leon delivered a pizza. It's the spot where Ebel reportedly ordered that pizza.
They also lifted DNA from the mouthpiece of that phone and matched it to Ebel.
Vigil's lawyers insist Ebel forced her to give him the gun.
Her trial is set to start in August.
KKTV firmly believes in freedom of speech for all and we are happy to provide this forum for the community to share opinions and facts. We ask that commenters keep it clean, keep it truthful, stay on topic and be responsible. Comments left here do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of KKTV 11 News.
If you believe that any of the comments on our site are inappropriate or offensive, please tell us by clicking “Report Abuse” and answering the questions that follow. We will review any reported comments promptly.powered by Disqus