Insanity Defense Attempted in San Gabriel Valley Murder Case

Alhambra, California – A man from San Gabriel Valley has been found guilty of a gruesome crime involving the murder of his two nephews. Deyun Shi, 52, was convicted of two counts of murder for brutally killing 15-year-old Anthony Lin and 16-year-old William Lin, with a special circumstance for using a deadly weapon. This horrific incident took place during an overnight rampage that began with Shi attacking and severely injuring his wife in 2016. The …

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Insanity Acquittal in Psych Hospital Killing Rocks Community

Tacoma, Washington – A man was found not guilty by reason of insanity in the killing of a fellow patient at Western State Hospital, a psychiatric institution in the state. This verdict came after a jury decided that the man was not criminally responsible for the act due to his mental state at the time of the incident. The defense argued that the man’s mental illness prevented him from understanding the nature of his actions. …

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