Gregory Davis of Marion, is standing trial this week for first-degree murder.
Keep up with the trial as Gazette reporter Trish Mehaffey tweets live from the courtroom. You can read her tweets at the bottom of this page.
Davis, 29, is accused of stabbing the 29-year-old woman 26 times on Sept. 28, 2017, in the Marion home they shared, according to court documents. He attempted to conceal the body in a roll of carpet, which authorities found on a trailer Oct. 2 parked outside his parents’ vacant rental house in Marion.