Lorenzen Wright homicide: Prosecutors will not seek death penalty against Sherra Wright and Billy Turner

CLOSE Louise Vassar, grandmother of slain NBA player Lorenzen Wright, attends arraignment hearing for his ex-wife accused of killing him. Vassar says she does not want Sherra Wright to get death penalty. “Let her live,” Vassar said. Yolanda Jones/The Commercial Appeal Buy Photo Sherra Wright (right) along with her attorneys Steve Farese Jr. (left) […]

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Lorenzen Wright

Lorenzen Wright’s ex-wife pleaded not guilty Monday to murder charges in connection with the death of the former NBA player in 2010. Sherra Wright’s attorneys entered the not guilty pleas in Memphis, according to the Memphis Commercial-Appeal. Wright is charged with first-degree murder, conspiracy to commit first-degree murder and attempted first-degree murder. Lorenzen Wright, who played […]

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Lorenzen Wright homicide: Sherra Wright

Buy Photo Sherra Wright (center), ex-wife of former NBA player Lorenzen Wright, appears in court on conspiracy and murder charges on Monday morning with attorney Blake Ballin (right) who waived a formal reading of the indictment and entered a not guilty plea for her. (Photo: Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal)Buy Photo The ex-wife of former NBA […]

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Former NBA player Lorenzen Wright

CLOSE A Riverside County woman is fighting an attempt by authorities to extradite her back to Memphis, where she is charged in the 2010 murder of her ex-husband Lorenzen Wright. Colin Atagi/The Desert Sun Sherra Wright, right, talks with her lawyer Eric Keen during an extradtion hearing at the Riverside Hall of Justice, January 8, 2018.(Photo: Jay Calderon/USA […]

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