El Paso County Crime

Lawyer who secured Hernandez acquittal is representing Colorado Springs murder suspect

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - The same attorney who successfully defended Aaron Hernandez is also representing a man who is accused of killing a woman and stuffing her body in a Colorado Springs storage unit.

Miami-based Defense Attorney Jose Baez, who also represented Casey Anthony, was hired to defend James Woo.

Woo is accused of killing Julie Tureson, whose body was found inside of a storage unit in Colorado Springs on April 22, 2016.

Woo Fled to Seattle, WA, and tried to flee the country for Hong Kong. Authorities arrested Woo before he got on the flight. He was jailed in King County before being transferred to Colorado Springs.

Woo's trial was set for May 15th.


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