Fayetteville Trial Begins For Former Razorback Charged In Friend's Beating Death

Posted: July 2, 2014 at 1:30 a.m.

STAFF PHOTO ANDY SHUPE John Brooks, crime scene investigator with the Fayetteville Police Department, speaks Tuesday while testifying during Josh Melton’s second-degree murder trial at the Washington County Courthouse in Fayetteville.

FAYETTEVILLE -- Josh Melton spent most of a marathon interview with police claiming he was drunk, blacked out and couldn't remember what happened before he found his friend bloodied and dead on his living room floor last summer.

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