Crime

Jodi Arias Live Blog: Arias Describes How She Killed Travis Alexander in 2008; She Recalls Shooting Him, But Not Stabbing Him or Slashing His Throat

We're live-blogging this morning from the Jodi Arias trial. Be sure to check back frequently for updates.

The testimony is beginning right now as her attorney, Kirk Nurmi asks for Jodi to tell what happens when she gets in the shower. This follows yesterday's testimony, in which she described showing up at victim Travis Alexander's Mesa house while allegedly in the middle of a cross-country trip. After she got to his house, they went to sleep, woke up in the afternoon and had sex a couple of times. A photo shoot followed, but Arias claimed Alexander was angry that some pictures didn't come out. They had sex again and decided to do another photo shoot.

Here's what happened this morning:

See also: More Live Blogging From Jodi Arias Trial -- Arias Goes Home After Killing Boyfriend, Wanting to "Deny Reality."

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Ray Stern has worked as a newspaper reporter in Arizona for more than two decades. He's won numerous awards for his reporting, including the Arizona Press Club's Don Bolles Award for Investigative Journalism.