|Published:||Dec 03, 2010 7:00 PM EST|
|Updated:||Dec 03, 2010 2:25 PM EST|
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla.-- Scott Huss is accused of killing his wife Yana back in 2007. When he took the stand Friday, he maintained his innocence.
When asked if he killed Yana, Huss said "no" and that he loved his wife.
Jurors also heard from Peter Shalen, Yana Huss' son.
He was 8-years-old when his mother was murdered.
His testimony was taped in 2007 just after the crime.
Peter told prosecutors he watched Scott Huss stab his mother repeatedly.
He says Huss told him to wait in the bathroom, but he didn't listen when he heard his mother screaming.
He told prosecutors Huss made him get in the car before driving him to his grandmother's house.
Peter says he was in shock and didn't tell anyone what happened because he was "shaking too hard".
Just minutes after the state rested it's case, Huss himself took the stand.
He claims a Russian moblord killed his wife.
Huss says his wife filed several restraining orders against him for know reason.
He testified he believes someone was directing her to do it.
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