Folding Pocket Knife
Collected on: December 26, 2002
Collected by: Detective Rudy Skultety, Crime Scene Manager
Item No.: 3
Reason: Possible use in the murder
Received by: California Department of Justice crime laboratory, Ripon, CA
Received on: December 30,2002
Case No: CV-02-010941
Request No: 01
Tested by: Pin Kyo
Results: Negative, nothing of evidentiary value
The pocket knife was laying near the computer on the desk in the 2nd bedroom, which served as Scott's home office. The blade was open and had a brownish-colored stain. It was placed in an evidence box, with the blade open (Skultety). Defense 6L-1 shows the location of the knife.
The test results
Defense 6M-1 is Kyo's analysis of the knife, which had no blood, tissue, or any other trace evidence. Kyo explained that the (-) next to a stain indicates a negative test for blood. Click photo to enlarge.
The knife was not used in the commission of any crime.