Watch Live: Joshua Aide on Trial to Fatal Attack Which Followed Break Up
Joshua Aide, 40, stands trial in Winnebago County, Wisconsin after prosecutors said he attempted to kill his own ex-girlfriend Rebecca Borkowski, 33, along with another guy Joshua Miller, 57, and also murdered his ex’s father James Gruettner, 59. It’s possible to watch from the player above.
Borkowski dumped Aide after five decades together, and rejected his attempts to reunite, mentioning physical abuse involving choking. Prosecutors said that the August 4 shooting occurred amid a dispute over a car they owned. Borkowski wished to replace the radiatorand that then she denied his help. She said she wanted the vehicle gone by the weekend. Someone was coming to help her fix it. Aide, nevertheless, allegedly insisted that no 1 touch the radiator.
The suspect allegedly opened fire to the three victims as they were operating on the automobile. Borkowski survived a gunshot wound to the ear and the back of her head. Miller survived a shot to the face. Gruettner, nevertheless, died from a shot to the forehead.
Aide is charged with first-degree intentional homicide, and two counts of attempted first-degree intentional homicide. He recently walked an insanity defense. Reunite in January revealed he was getting ready to claim self at trial.
[Mugshot of Aide through Winnebago County Jail]
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