MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — One week after a mistrial was declared, the Ramsey County Legal professional’s Workplace introduced Monday it’s going to retry a Watertown man accused of taking pictures a fellow motorist to demise after a fender bender in St. Paul final Could.
Anthony James Trifiletti, 25, was charged with second-degree homicide in connection to the taking pictures demise of 39-year-old Douglas Lewis on Could 2, 2020.
Trifiletti instructed investigators Lewis’ automobile ran into his automobile on Freeway 61 close to Burns Avenue on St. Paul’s east aspect. Each males pulled off and exited their automobiles. The prison grievance says Trifiletti instructed police he thought Lewis was reaching for a gun in his waistband, so he shot him 4 occasions in self-defense.
Trifiletti remains to be being held within the Ramsey County Jail, together with his earlier bail circumstances nonetheless in place. If convicted, he might serve as much as 40 years in jail.