District Judge Joel Tingey said Wednesday he will allow new statements to be taken by a defense team in relation to the 1996 rape and murder of Angie Dodge.
Christopher Tapp’s defense attorney John Thomas will take depositions from Idaho Falls Police Sgt. Phil Grimes and retired Capt. Ken Brown. Grimes and Brown helped investigate the case.
Tapp, 37, is serving a life sentence for the murder. He will eligible for parole in 2027.