Opening Statements In “Sex Smell” Murder Trial Begin

Attorneys began presenting opening statements in the trial of a Pennsylvania woman charged with killing her boyfriend after allegedly “smelling sex” on him.

Rachel Kozloff is on trial for shooting¬†Michael Henry. The prosecution contends Kozloff shot Henry when he tried to end their relationship.¬†Prosecutors say the northwestern Pennsylvania woman told her boyfriend she had “smelled sex” on him before she killed him earlier this year. Kozloff and Henry were a couple for just 8 weeks.

Kozloff denies shooting Henry, though she does admit to being in his apartment on the night of the murder. Several 9mm shell casings were found at the scene, and Kozloff had purchased a .40 caliber handgun and a 9mm conversion kit earlier.

According to police, Henry’s last words as he died were “It’s Axe body spray….”