Re-trial begins for man convicted of killing his pregnant girlfriend

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by KREM.com

KREM.com

Posted on February 3, 2014 at 5:17 PM

Updated Monday, Feb 3 at 9:21 PM

SPOKANE, Wash.--The second trial is set to begin the first week of February for a man convicted of murdering his pregnant girlfriend.

Detectives said John Lipinski threw Melissa Saldivar from a moving car. She was killed and so was the couple's unborn child.
 

READ: Man convicted of killing his pregnant girlfriend speaks out about new trial


Lipinski was sentenced to 31-years but was awarded a new trial because his first trial jury selection was not open to the public.

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