Transcript for Komisarjevsky Sentenced to Death for Home Invasion
-- Williams in the newsroom with the. -- David this verdict was read just about twenty minutes ago Joshua -- are -- -- sentenced to death by lethal injection for killing Jennifer Hawke Petit and her two daughters. Jurors have been deliberating for five days. And the 31 year old showed no visible reaction when the verdict was read is now gonna join his accomplice Stephen Hayes on Connecticut's death row. As you were called -- pair brutalized the Petit family inside their home in Cheshire back in 2007. Besides the three murders commissar jet ski -- -- beat doctor William Pettit with a baseball bat. They tied him up but he managed to escape. His wife and two daughters were raped beaten and then set on fire. The defense asked jurors to spare -- jet -- life arguing that he was a broken child who never recovered after he was sexually abused by his Foster brother. But the jury didn't buy the excuse the jury condemning Joshua commissar -- -- to death.
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