todd kendhammer

State, defense rest in day 8 of Todd Kendhammer trial

The high profile murder trial of Todd Kendhammer moved into its eighth day, with the defense calling family and friends to the stand. The defense was looking for answers to two main questions: what was Todd and Barbara Kendhammer's relationship like, and how did Todd seem at the hospital after the alleged pipe incident. 

Kendhammer attorneys could appeal, request new trial

More than nine hours after jurors began their deliberations, a guilty verdict was handed down in the trial of Todd Kendhammer. Prosecutors for the state claimed that Kendhammer killed his wife and then staged a freak car accident to cover it up.

Jury starts deliberations in Kendhammer murder trial

The fate of a West Salem man accused of killing his wife and staging a freak car accident is now in the hands of jurors. Jurors were given final instructions before being sequestered shortly before noon Thursday.