Defense says accused murder Adrien Wallace suffered psychotic break, prosecutor says Wallace lucid, angry | OregonLive.com


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Adrien Graham Wallace was a maladjusted beer-drinking recluse whose smoldering resentment led to the cold-blooded killing of his mother and nephew, a prosecutor said Wednesday as Wallace’s murder trial began.Wallace faces the death penalty and is using an insanity defense.”It’s no secret he’s had mental health issues,” Chris Owen, a Clackamas County senior deputy district attorney, in his opening statement.But he was lucid and acted with intent when he fetched a gun, took aim and fired, Owen said.Wallace is a paranoid who has suffered from depression and “see slights” where there are none, Owen said.

via Defense says accused murder Adrien Wallace suffered psychotic break, prosecutor says Wallace lucid, angry | OregonLive.com.

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