The trial of a Massachusetts teenager charged with killing and beheading a high school classmate is entering its second week.
Testimony in the first-degree murder trial of 18-year-old Mathew Borges is scheduled to resume Monday.
Prosecutors say the then-15-year-old Borges killed 16-year-old Lee Manuel Viloria-Paulino in November 2016 because he was jealous the victim had spent time with his girlfriend. Prosecutors also say Borges distracted Viloria-Paulino to get him out of his house while others robbed it.
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They were both sophomores at Lawrence High School at the time.
Borges is being tried as an adult. He pleaded not guilty.
Viloria-Paulino's body was found along the banks of the Merrimack River by a dog-walker, his head nearby.
Defense attorneys say there's no physical evidence to link Borges to the death.