Home

Newlywed Wife Charged with Allegedly Pushing Husband Off Cliff
Download PDF
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...

This past Monday a newlywed wife has been charged with second degree murder for allegedly pushing her husband off a cliff. They two were hiking near a cliff in Glacier National Park where they had an argument only a week after they were married.

Jordan Linn Graham, 22, may face life in prison if she is convicted in the death of 25 year old Cody Lee Johnson.  Graham is currently in custody. According to Fox News, it is not clear if she had a lawyer, though she has made an initial court appearance on Monday before U.S. Magistrate Judge Jeremiah C. Lynch.

  
What
Where


The documents suggest that Graham was “having second thoughts about getting married around the time her husband’s body was discovered.” Graham told the FBI that the two were arguing as they walked in the Loop Trail area of the park. During their argument, Johnson grabber her arm, and she turned around and pushed him. According to the affidavit, Cody Lee Johnson fell face first off the cliff.

Johnson was reported missing when he wasn’t at work. Graham later reported that she spotted his body. Graham had initially told investigators that Cody Johnson left home with unidentified friends in a dark colored car with Washington state plates. A friend reported that he had received an email from Graham saying that Johnson went hiking and died. The next day, Graham reported to park officials that she had found Johnson’s body. She also told the ranger, “it was a place he wanted to see before he died.” The ranger thought that was a rather unusual statement and situation. Graham was interviewed and acknowledged lying about her husband’s death. Friends of the grieving family commented that Graham kept lying and changing her story. “She showed no grief and she would not speak to Cody’s mother.” The family friend Tracy Maness commented, “nobody is shocked at all,” about the situation. Currently in custody, Jordan Linn will face a trial over the death of her late husband. Cody Johnson’s family grieves over his death.

Get JD Journal in Your Mail

Subscribe to our FREE daily news alerts and get the latest updates on the most happening events in the legal, business, and celebrity world. You also get your daily dose of humor and entertainment!!






 

BCG FEATURED JOB

Locations:

Keyword:



Search Now

Senior Antitrust Associate Attorney

USA-CA-San Diego

San Diego office of our client seeks Senior Antitrust Associate Attorney with 7 years of experience....

Apply Now

Senior Antitrust Attorney

USA-WA-Seattle

Seattle office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks Senior Antitrust Attorney with 9 y...

Apply Now

Patent Attorney

USA-DC-Washington

Washington, D.C. office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks Patent Attorney with 1 ye...

Apply Now

RELEVANT JOBS

Appellate Director, Enforcement

USA-MD-Rockville

Rockville (Omega)   NYC (Brookfield Place) ...

Apply now

Litigation Director

USA-MD-Rockville

The Litigation Director manages a team of dedicated litigation attorneys and other staff, and, as ne...

Apply now

Senior Litigation Counel

USA-MD-Rockville

Job Description Essential Job Functions: Represent FINRA in a first or second chair capacit...

Apply now

Paralegal, Immigration Law (NIV)

USA-CA-Agoura Hills

Immigration Law Paralegal (NIV) (5+ years’ experience) We are looking for dedicated, detai...

Apply now

Most Popular

SEARCH IN ARCHIVE

To Top