Defense Gets Evidence In Aspen Murder Case
ASPEN, Colo. (AP) — Pitkin County District Judge Gail Nichols has ordered the release of court files involving William Styler III and Nancy Styler to their defense attorneys after the Stylers were charged with first-degree murder in the death of a prominent Aspen woman.
The files ordered released Tuesday include search- and arrest-warrant information that has been sealed by court order since the investigation began on Feb. 26, when Nancy Pfister’s body was discovered inside a closet at her West Buttermilk Road home.
Over the weekend, authorities arrested a third suspect in Pfister’s death, 56-year-old Katherine Carpenter. Carpenter is charged with murder and conspiracy to commit murder.
The Stylers rented Pfister’s home until she returned home from traveling in Australia last month. Carpenter called police to report finding Pfister’s body.
- Lie-Detector Answers, Threats Led To Arrests In Aspen Socialite’s Murder
- No Theft Charges For Assistant In Aspen Slaying
- Man Tells Judge He Killed Aspen Socialite Nancy Pfister With Hammer
- 1 Of 3 Suspects Eliminated From Aspen Socialite Murder Case
- Charges Dropped Against 1 Of The Suspects In Murder Of Aspen Socialite
- Documents In Aspen Slaying Focus On $600,000 Bank Transfer
- Aspen Slaying Documents Won’t Be Public Until July
- Preliminary Hearings Delayed For Suspects In Murder Of Aspen Socialite
- Aspen Murder Suspect Fights Release Of Documents
- Defense In Aspen Socialite Murder Case ‘Overwhelmed’ By National Attention
(© Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)