Toby Lasure, on trial for murder in the 2009 slaying of Christopher Tolliver at The Mall at Lexington Green, grabbed a tissue during his emotional testimony Tuesday. Lasure said he shot Tolliver because Tolliver planned to confront Lasure's boyfriend, whom Lasure said he "had to protect."
Toby Lasure, on trial for murder in the 2009 slaying of Christopher Tolliver at The Mall at Lexington Green, grabbed a tissue during his emotional testimony Tuesday. Lasure said he shot Tolliver because Tolliver planned to confront Lasure's boyfriend, whom Lasure said he "had to protect."
Toby Lasure, on trial for murder in the 2009 slaying of Christopher Tolliver at The Mall at Lexington Green, grabbed a tissue during his emotional testimony Tuesday. Lasure said he shot Tolliver because Tolliver planned to confront Lasure's boyfriend, whom Lasure said he "had to protect."

Lasure: 'I didn't know what he was going to do. ... So I shot him'

February 16, 2011 12:00 AM