LEE COUNTY, Fla. – An attorney for one of the men convicted for the murder of Bonita Springs doctor Teresa Sievers has filed an appeal asking the court for his acquittal.
Jimmy Rodgers was found guilty of second degree murder without a weapon and misdemeanor trespassing for the June 2015 killing.
Photo: Jimmy Rodgers
Dr. Sievers was found bludgeoned to death with a hammer in her kitchen. Investigators believed her husband, Mark, orchestrated the murder, hiring his best friend, Curtis Wright, along with Rodgers, to kill Teresa.
In the appeal brief, Rodgers’ attorney, Samantha Stevins,...