Kaitlin Armstrong trial starts today: here’s what we know

October 30, 2023

The criminal trial for the murder of cyclist Moriah Wilson that has gripped the nation and cycling world alike gets underway in Austin, Texas, today.

Defendant Kaitlin Armstrong faces a first-degree murder charge along with two felony charges for ‘Unlawfully Flight to Avoid Prosecution’ when she fled to Costa Rica for 43 days to avoid detention and for her escape attempt earlier this month in which she caused bodily injury to the two officers overseeing her. Cycling Weekly