Stephanie Keller, center, makes a Jefferson County courtroom Monday, July 29, 2019, flanked by solicitors Rebecca Hyche, appropriate, and Wilson Myers, left.
A Vestavia Hills authorities officer killed within a domestic dispute inside the Gardendale apartment had been found gravely wounded in the rear of their walk-in cabinet with a gunshot injury to the top his head, a detective testified on Monday.
Andrew Wade “Andy” Kimbrel, 42, died when you look at the May that is early 3 hours after police say their spouse shot him. Stephanie Nicole Keller, 43, is faced with murder inside her husband’s death.
Details within the killing had been made general public Monday the very first time, appearing in an initial hearing to find out whether there was clearly sufficient probable cause for the intentional murder fee against Keller to check out a jury that is grand. Gardendale authorities Det. Kyle Pannell had been the lone witness in hour-long hearing, chronicling what the suspect, in addition to Kimbrel’s child, told police in what happened that evening inside their house.
The shooting took place right before 11 p.m. that at Kimbrel’s home at Woodbrook Apartments thursday. Kimbrel’s child and Keller’s son – both young teens – had been house at that time as well as in their own rooms.