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The opening statement of assistant prosecutor, John Mahon, is given to the jury. In it, he outlines a detailed sequence of events that happened the night Marilyn Sheppard was killed.
Sam Sheppard, Marilyn Sheppard, John J. Mahon, Samuel Reese (Chip) Sheppard, Richard N. Sheppard, Stephen A. Sheppard, Don Ahern, Nancy Ahern, J. Spencer Houk, Esther Houk, Bay Village Police Department, Randall Chapman
Cleveland News, "54/11/04 Jury Gets State Case Preview" (1954). All Articles. 367.