Final witness called in Degorski trial

October 2, 2009 3:53:30 PM PDT
Prosecutors called one last witness and then rested in the penalty phase of James Degorski's trial Friday.Joy Ehlenfeldt, the youngest daughter of two of the victims in the Brown's Chicken murders, read an emotional statement.

The jury that convicted Degorski of killing seven workers at the Palatine restaurant back in 1993 must now decide whether he should be put to death or sentenced to life in prison.

The defense begins calling witnesses on Monday.