Defense and prosecution reach ‘guilty but mentally ill’ settlement for Fox Chapel man accused of killing two people

Defense and prosecution reach ‘guilty but mentally ill’ settlement for Fox Chapel man accused of killing two people

The judge postponed his decision on the plea deal until May 9 to give him time to consider the case.



4 REPORTER BOB MAYO, LIVE AFTER TALKING TO FAMILY OF ONE OF VIIMS.CT BOB. BOB: AS YOU NOTED, THIS IS A PLEA AGREEMENT INVOLVING A DEFENDANT WHO ADMITS TO KILLING TWO MONTHS TO A MONTH APART IN 2020. THE DEFENDANT, ADAM ROSENBERG OF FOX CHAPEL, WHOSE TEAM DEFENSE AND ALLEGHENY COUNTY ATTORNEY DAS OFFI HEAVCE ACCEPTED A PLEA OF “GUILTY, UT B MENTALLY ILL.” THE MOTHER OF ONE OF THE VICTIMS SAYS HER FAMILY WAS NOT AWARE OF THIS CASE. >> ALL OF SUDDENLY WE ARSTT HEAR ABOUT AGREEMENTS AND ADVOCACY AGREEMENTS. WE DIDN’T EVEN KNOW THIS HAPPENED. I HAD TO EXPRESS IT TO THE JUDGE. HEAS W SHOT. HE WAS ABSOLUTELY SHOCKED. BOB: THIS IS THE MOTHER OF CHRISTIAN MOORE-ROUSE OF VERONA, AND JEREMY DENTEL OF BALDWIN ARE THE VICTIMS IN THIS CASE. THE TWO WERE SHOT AND KILLED A MONTH APART IN 2020. MOORROE-U’E’S BODY WAS FOUND NEAR THE FOX CHAPEL HOUSE IN ROSENBERG. DEFENSE ATTORNEYS FOR ROSENBERG ARE TALKING WITH UABS OUT THE DE.AL I>>T IS A COMPLICATED CASE. THERE ARE TWO KILLINGS, TWO DEATHS. OUR CLIENT HAS AN EXTENSIVE MENTAL HEALTH HISTORY. HE SPENT TIME IN TORRANCE AFTER HIS ARREST. THERE IS A LARGE AMOUNT OF MEDICAL RECORDS TO CONSULT. >> IT’S A TRAGEDY. WE RECOGNIZE THIS IS A TRAGEDY FOR THE ROUSE AND THE DENLTA FAMILY. OUR CUSTOMER IS SERIOUSLY MENTALLY ILL, WHICH LEAD US TO THIS RESU TODAY. BOB: WE WERE THERE AS THE JUDGE TOLD THE BENCH THAT HE WOULD NOT AGREE ON ACCEPTING THIS EAPL BEFORE MAY 9, THE NEXT SCHEDULED COURT, TO GIVE THEM A CHANCE TO REVIEW CERTAIN ELEMENTS OF THE CASE , AND ALSO WITH REFERENCE TO THE VICTIM’S FAMILY WAKES UP, AND THE CONCERNS EXPRESSED BY THE OTHER VICTIM’S FAMILY, WHO ARE IN THE COURT ROOM TODAY. LIVE REPORT

Defense and prosecution reach ‘guilty but mentally ill’ settlement for Fox Chapel man accused of killing two people

The judge postponed his decision on the plea deal until May 9 to give him time to consider the case.

A “guilty but mentally ill” plea deal was reached on Wednesday by the defense and prosecution for a Fox Chapel man accused of killing two people. The deal was made for Adam Rosenberg, who is accused of killing Christian Moore-Rouse and Jeremy Dentel. The judge postponed his decision on the plea deal until May 9 to give him time to consider the case. It also allows the family of one of the victims who was not in court on Wednesday to be present. This is a developing story. Stay with Action News 4 from Pittsburgh for updates. Download the WTAE mobile app to stay connected with the latest news.

A “guilty but mentally ill” plea deal was reached on Wednesday by the defense and prosecution for a Fox Chapel man accused of killing two people.

The deal was made for Adam Rosenberg, who is accused of killing Christian Moore-Rouse and Jeremy Dentel.

The judge postponed his decision on the plea deal until May 9 to give him time to consider the case.

It also allows the family of one of the victims who was not in court on Wednesday to be present.

This is a developing story. Stay with Action News 4 from Pittsburgh for updates.
Download the WTAE mobile app to stay connected with the latest news.

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