Watch Live: Joshua Aide on Trial to Fatal Attack Which Followed Break Up
Joshua Aide, 40, stands trial at Winnebago County, Wisconsin after prosecutors said he tried to kill his ex-girlfriend Rebecca Borkowski, 33, along with another guy Joshua Miller, 57, and murdered his ex’s dad James Gruettner, 59. It’s possible to watch from the player over.
Borkowski dumped Aide following five years together, and refused his attempts to reconcile, citing physical abuse including choking. Prosecutors said that the August 4 shooting happened amid a dispute over a vehicle they owned. Borkowski wished to replace the radiator, and that then she refused his aid. She said she wanted the vehicle gone by the weekend. A person has been coming to help her fix it. Aide, nevertheless, allegedly insisted that no 1 touch the radiator.
The defendant allegedly opened fire on the three victims as they were working on the car or truck. Borkowski lived a gunshot wound into the ear and the back of her head. Miller survived a shot into the face. Gruettner, nevertheless, died from a shot to the forehead.
Aide is billed with first-degree intentional homicide, and 2 counts of attempted first-degree intentional homicide. He recently walked an insanity defense. Filings back in January revealed he was getting prepared to claim self at trial.
[Mugshot of Aide through Winnebago County Jail]
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