Man in Jail for Killing Neighbor: 'I Was Afraid of Him'

Guilty of murder, Michael Vilkin said he expected to act in self-defense when he shot John Upton.
2:17 | 07/25/14

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We meet outside the courthouse and jail complex inside just a few yards down these -- color coded -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- You still limiting the bullet self righteousness. What did you think that there were in. What was the verdict that you expect yeah. Built in says when he while Batman. Film like this it is informed nurturing it until he was ready to -- Why was so important to you what your dreams. -- Those who -- dreams he says -- soon uprooted by his fear or was it ended -- that. They -- of a neighbor John Upton video. Raises the issue. I couldn't believe it's. Putting -- But yeah. On the stand and personally don't seem like someone was afraid. -- didn't show any emotion never show you seem different. -- -- Fighting to keep his mind he -- the -- refute to a Hollywood mobster movie. Starring John helped him as the feeling. What you're seeing is that just didn't deserve to die. -- -- Mr. Bill -- -- no offense but it sounds that you detached from reality this is a fight over shrubbery this had nothing to do with. So you expected to shoot -- -- Hard. Regrets. Not even -- few. -- You don't turn the other cheek.

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