Love stories often make for some of the most brutal murders. On June 4, 2008, Jodi Ann Arias shot and killed her ex-boyfriend, salesman Travis Victor Alexander, in his Arizona home. Alexander sustained multiple knife wounds and a gunshot to the head. Arias testified that she killed Alexander in self-defense, but did not convince a jury. On May 8, 2013, Arias was convicted of first degree murder and sentenced to life in prison.
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