|  News |  Album Reviews |  Columns |  News Report |  Hall Of Fame |
// Freddie Prinze Jr. Slams Kiefer Sutherland - Says His 24 Experience Was 'Terrible'
// Beyonce Reportedly Looking For Her Own Apartment - Is There Trouble With Jay Z?
// Batista: The Streak Ending ‘Sucked'
// 411's MMA Rankings: Featherweight Division
// Watch: Behind the Scenes of LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham

//  Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers - Hypnotic Eye Review
//  Fozzy - Do You Want to Start a War Review
//  La Roux - Trouble In Paradise Review
//  Judas Priest - Redeemer of Souls Review
//  Robin Thicke - Paula Review
//  Ed Sheeran - X Review
//  Kanye West
//  Rihanna
//  Nicki Minaj
//  Lil Wayne
//  Lady GaGa

411mania RSS Feeds

Follow 411mania on Twitter!

Add 411 On Facebook

 411mania » Music » News

Death Sentence Overturned for Killer of Dave Navarro's Mother
Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 07.16.2012

The man who was convicted of killing Dave Navarro's mother won't be executed. LAist reports that John Riccardi, who was Connie Hopkins Navarro's girlfriend at the time of her death and was convicted in 1994 of shooting her to death in 1983, was taken off death row by the California Supreme Court today.

According to the Court Riccardi, who is now seventy-six, was denied a fair trial when the judge " erroneously excused a prospective juror during jury selection." Riccardi was accused of killing Navarro and then went on the run, getting arrested after a viewer tip-off from an episode of America's Most Wanted.

Navarro told AMW in 2004 that he was supposed stay with his mother on the night of the murder, but stayed at his father's house instead at the last minute. He believes he would have been killed if he had gone to his mother's and said, "So I really do believe that that's some sort of divine intervention that I can't explain."


First Hobbit 3 Trailer!

Top 8 Spaceship Crews

Kim Kardashian Rocks Thong Bikini

comments powered by Disqus

Copyright (c) 2011 411mania.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
Click here for our privacy policy. Please help us serve you better, fill out our survey.
Use of this site signifies your agreement to our terms of use.