The jury is now deciding Brett Seacat’s fate. Seacat is a former sheriff’s deputy and CSI expert that is now charged with the murder of his estranged wife. Seacat is accused of shooting his wife, Vashti, while she slept and setting his house on fire. Seacat claims his wife was depressed and she killed herself.
In closing arguments, the prosecution went through the forensic evidence in the case stressing to the jury that the evidence backed up their version of what happened that night. The prosecutor told the jury to use common sense while deliberating.