Verdict is in! After more than 17 hours of deliberation, the trial panel found Tim Norman guilty of all charges related to his or her tenant murder trial.
As we reported earlier, the former ‘Welcome To Sweetie Pie’ star has been charged with masterminding the murder of her nephew Andre Montgomery Jr. In 2016. More specifically, federal prosecutors accused Norman of hiring two people to end his nephew’s life before committing. $450,000 life insurance policy on Montgomery just two years ago.
Prosecutors say Norman paid Terica Ellis, an exotic dancer, $10,000 to lure her nephew to the area where he was shot. He then allegedly paid Travell Anthony Hill $5,000 to shoot his 21-year-old nephew.
In his tearful testimony during the trial, Norman said he helped support Montgomery financially in hopes of becoming a “father” to him. He also testified that he used a life insurance policy to help the business of a longtime client, Waiel Rebhi Yaghnam, who pleaded guilty to conspiracy to murder rentals and phone fraud. in the case.
Tim Norman has been charged with conspiracy to commit murder for hire, murder for hire leading to death, and mail fraud. He will be sentenced on December 15 and could be sentenced to life in prison.
Defense attorney Michael Leonard said he and Norman were “extremely surprised and disappointed by the outcome” of the case, adding that Norman plans to appeal the decision.