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Man Charged in the Killing of Young Mother
Trial goes underway on Monday for a man charged in the killing of a young mother.
Carlos Richardson will stand trial for the November murder of Candace Demoss in Northside.
44 year old Richardson was indicted by a Hamilton County Grand Jury on charges of special felony murder, with gun specifications, as well as tampering with evidence.
Police say he shot and killed 20 year old Candace Demoss outside a home on Beech Hill in Northside. They say she had been living with Richardsons family in the weeks leading up to the shooting.
Demoss was also the mother of two young children.
Prosecutors say following the shooting Richardson allegedly removed blood evidence from the scene and took the victims cell phone. If convicted, Richardson could be sentenced to life in prison without parole.