FRESNO - Julie Farmer's case now lies in the hands of the jury. She is the only defendant in the Crisp & Cole mortgage fraud scheme not to take a plea deal.
Lawyers for a suspected player in the Crisp & Cole mortgage fraud scheme had a chance to present their case Wednesday.
Federal prosecutors rested their case against Julie Farmer, and her attorneys got to defend their client.
Defense attorneys gave their closing arguments Friday. The government quickly responded and then the case was turned over to the jury.
The jury went home at 4:30 p.m. Friday and will return on Tuesday at 8:30 a.m. to continue deliberations.
23ABC will continue to monitor the case and let you know when the jury reaches a verdict.
KCSO on scene of possible homicide in McFarland
Kern County Sheriff's Office detectives are on scene of a possible homicide in the area of Zachary and Phillips in McFarland.
Gun store owners, buyers upset about ATF rule
Some gun store owners and some gun buyers are upset about a rule the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives is enforcing.
KCAS explains how their system works
Tara Osborn has worked with Kern County Animal Services as a dispatcher for 15 years.
HOAs can't ban drought-resistant landscaping
Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation to prohibit homeowners associations from banning drought-resistant landscaping to save water.