Mistrial declared in Ala Moana murder trial
Jury could not reach a verdict exactly one year to the date of Kanae's death
A mistrial was declared Thursday in the trial of Jacob Le, who was accused of murdering his best friend 23-year-old Brent Kanae.
Exactly one year to the date of Kanae's death, the jury could not reach a verdict.
Le was accused of murdering Kanae at Ala Moana Center on Oct. 3, 2012.
Prosecutors say Le was obsessed with his ex-girlfriend, even after stabbing Kanae.
Defense attorneys say he didn't have the skill nor strength to stab Kanae.
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