Nardoni said Ellerin’s apartment manager testified that he had a sexual relationship with Ellerin, and was with her when Kutcher called. Nardoni suggested that the man may have been angered by Kutcher’s call and became violent.
Attorneys for a man charged with killing two Southern California women and trying to kill a third will make their last effort to convince a jury that the case against him is thin and insufficient.
Lawyers for 43-year-old Michael Gargiulo are set to present their closing arguments to a Los Angeles jury Wednesday.
On Tuesday, prosecutors portrayed Gargiulo as a serial killer who researched both his victims and how to get away with murder.