Man on Trial in Dad's Shooting Claims It Was Accidental

Prosecutors say Jason Beckman had a hit list of enemies, with his father at the top.
1:54 | 11/12/13

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-- done quickly I think. They are at least Yamaichi followed. Is this the voice of a distraught son or a calculating killer this morning that's the question -- South Miami jury. Is considering in the murder trial of 21 year old Jason Beckman. He's facing first degree murder charges for the April 2009 shooting of his father Jay Beckman a local city commissioner. You -- abducted and you know. You actually hadn't begun to go hunting you know this summer and that -- -- -- -- you know that I had accidentally pulled the trigger. I don't know what happen. That chilling 911 call may just moments after the then seventeen year old pulled the trigger of this double barrel shotgun. Shot all in their head. I I I -- -- -- to. -- very had beaten in -- -- us. This is old. During this police interview that and demonstrates how we slipped and fell while holding the gun causing it to fire. Okay. But the prosecution alleges that -- actions were premeditated. And that this is a case of cold blooded murder. -- talking about your father. About -- He -- me. -- -- -- Patriot for five. And police say a search of -- -- belongings revealed a hit list of enemies at the toppled it. His dad. Beckman has pleaded not guilty his defense saying that although he admittedly had a strained relationship with his father he never set out to kill him Jason did not intentionally. -- He did not intentionally. Currency -- As the prosecution resumes its case today that -- is facing life in prison for Good Morning America rob Nelson ABC news New York.

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