Murder case against Tennis umpire tossed - Los Angeles
Umpire maintains she found her elderly husband dead at home
Murder charges against professional tennis umpire Lois Goodman have been thrown out of court. The 70-year-old Goodman maintains that she found her 80-year-old husband Alan dead in their home, where a trail of blood had led her to discover him lying in bed, deceased.
Murder charges against professional tennis umpire Lois Goodman, left, have been thrown out of court.
It's not yet known if or when prosecutors might re-file charges. Experts have been reportedly retained by authorities.
Goodman told authorities she came home and found a bloody trail up the stairs to their bedroom on April 17. She believed he had fallen and then had made his way to bed.
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