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  • **FILE** Eric Rivera Jr., 17, front, and Jason Scott Mitchell, rear, walk into a courtroom, Friday, Dec. 21, 2007, in Miami. The two suspects from the Fort Myers, Fla. area are charged with breaking into Redskins Pro Bowl safety Sean Taylor's Miami home Nov. 26 and shooting him during a confrontation in his bedroom. (AP Photo/Alexia Fodere, Pool)

    Jury has case of 2nd man tried in Sean Taylor killing

    The 12-person jury on Tuesday began deciding whether to convict 25-year-old Jason Mitchell of first-degree felony murder and armed burglary. Trial testimony indicated that Mitchell hatched the plot for five Fort Myers-area to burglarize Taylor's home near Miami after previously seeing large amounts of cash there.

  • Jury convicts suspect in Sean Taylor slaying trial

    A Florida jury has convicted a man prosecutors called the ringleader of a botched 2007 Miami-area burglary that ended with the fatal shooting of Washington Redskins star Sean Taylor.

  • Eric Rivera Jr., center,  stands in court Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013, in Miami. Rivera is accused  in the 2007 slaying of Washington Redskins star safety Sean Taylor during what police say was a botched burglary attempt. ((AP Photo/The Miami Herald, Walter Michot,pool)

    Sean Taylor's half-sister knew alleged shooter Eric Rivera Jr.

    Sasha Johnson testified Tuesday that Rivera played for a little league football team in Fort Myers coached by her father. Johnson also dated the brother of another man charged in Taylor's 2007 killing.

  • Taylor relative testifies one of suspects saw player give her $10,000

    MIAMI | The half-sister of slain Redskins star Sean Taylor testified Tuesday that she knew the alleged shooter and that another suspect in the case saw Taylor give her a $10,000 cash birthday present weeks before the November 2007 slaying.

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