Death penalty may be dropped in murder of Henrico pregnant woman

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Henrico's top prosecutor has to decide whether to move forward with the death penalty case against Gregory Nelson, Junior.

Nelson faces a capital murder charge in the 2011 stabbing death of his girlfriend, Susana Cisneros, and their unborn child.

Commonwealth's Attorney Shannon Taylor said she's considering a first degree murder case against nelson, which carries life in prison.

A decision is expected in July.

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