Jenna Burleigh

From left: Jenna Burleigh, Joshua Hupperterz
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
January 17, 2019 - 3:58 pm
UPDATED: 7:33 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — After less than two hours of deliberation Thursday afternoon, the jury has decided that Joshua Hupperterz is guilty on all counts, including first-degree murder, of killing Temple University student Jenna Burleigh in August 2017 after the pair met...
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From left: Jenna Burleigh, Joshua Hupperterz
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
January 17, 2019 - 2:05 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — After emotional closing arguments Thursday morning, the jury must now decide whether Joshua Hupperterz killed Temple University student Jenna Burleigh . First, defense attorney David Nenner tried to poke holes in the timeline of phone calls between his client,...
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Chris Carey, Senior Associate in the Dean of Students Office, mans the donation booth in Jenna Burleigh's memory, which collects toiletries for the homeless.
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Ian Bush
January 16, 2019 - 3:53 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — As the trial continues for the man accused of killing Temple University student Jenna Burleigh , a collection drive in her honor is now underway at the school. At Temple’s student center, you can get a cup of coffee and lunch — but you can also give. Senior Najae...
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From left: Jenna Burleigh, Joshua Hupperterz
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
January 16, 2019 - 1:23 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The prosecution rested its case on Wednesday in the trial of the man accused of killing Temple University student Jenna Burleigh in August 2017 — after the victim's father took the stand to recall his last moments with her. Prosecutors showed surveillance video of...
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Joshua Hupperterz
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
January 15, 2019 - 9:01 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It was gruesome details into the murder of Temple University student Jenna Burleigh at the trial for the man accused of killing her in August 2017. On Tuesday, Philadelphia's chief medical examiner took the stand about her injuries and the nature of her death. Autopsy...
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Joshua Hupperterz
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
January 15, 2019 - 1:14 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A forensic DNA scientist in Philadelphia's crime lab continued testimony Tuesday morning in the trial of the man accused of beating, stabbing and strangling a Temple University student a year and a half ago. On Monday, the expert linked several pieces of evidence to...
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Joshua Hupperterz
Philadelphia Police
Kristen Johanson
January 14, 2019 - 7:58 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Crime scene unit investigators and scientists in Philadelphia’s crime lab took the stand Monday to testify in the murder trial of the man accused of beating, stabbing and strangling a Temple University student in August 2017. Joshua Hupperterz’s step-grandfather took...
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Courtesy of Jenna Burleigh's family
Kristen Johanson
January 14, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The family of a Temple University student, who was murdered a year and a half ago, want the public to know how they are working to continue her life’s mission. Twenty-two-year-old Jenna Burleigh was just starting her first fall semester at Temple University, when she...
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Joshua Hupperterz
Philadelphia Police
Kristen Johanson
January 11, 2019 - 10:02 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The first week of trial for Joshua Hupperterz has wrapped. The 30-year-old defendant is accused of murdering a Temple University student in August 2017. On Friday, a key witness in the case took the stand. The defense cross-examined the former roommate of Hupperterz...
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Joshua Hupperterz
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
January 10, 2019 - 4:21 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Testimony continued Thursday in the trial of Joshua Hupperterz, the man accused of murdering Temple University student Jenna Burleigh one-and-a-half years ago. Family and friends of both Burleigh and Hupperterz occupied the courtroom. Prosecutors started by...
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