State will re-try Heidi Quinn in buried guns case following mistrial

TAMPA — The state has decided to re-try Heidi Quinn, the Valrico mother whose evidence tampering trial last week ended with a hung jury.

Related News/Archive

  • Cosby prosecutor undeterred by mistrial, vows to try again

    4 Months Ago

  • Mom accused of burying guns after fatal teen shooting declines plea deal

    2 Weeks Ago

  • Jury deadlocks over mom accused of burying guns in Brandon High athlete killing

    1 Week Ago

Assistant State Attorney Nicki Mohr announced in court Thursday morning that a new trial would be held for Quinn, who is accused of hiding guns after her teenage son fatally shot a Brandon High School basketball player in a botched drug deal.

The new trial date is Dec. 4.

Quinn, 52, was arrested in April, four months after her son, Cody, shot 17-year-old Jayquon Johnson in their garage. After hearing the shot, Quinn went into the garage and found Johnson lying on the floor

Read more at: http://www.tampabay.com/news/courts/criminal/state-will-re-try-heidi-quinn-in-buried-guns-case-following-mistrial/2340854

Leave a Reply