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Ex-wrestler DT Porter, accused of stabbing girlfriend, denied bail

Brian McGhee is accused of stabbing his girlfriend to death.

Brian McGhee is accused of stabbing his girlfriend to death.


Ex-wrestler denied bail

A judge denied bail Friday morning to the ex-professional wrestler accused of stabbing his girlfriend to death and leading police on a chase before he was captured.

Brian McGhee, 29, known by his wrestling persona "DT Porter," stood silently in a red jail uniform and shackles during the brief first appearance hearing, where Judge Walter Heinrich detailed the case against him.

A public defender requested bail for McGhee, who is charged with first-degree murder in the death of 25-year-old Bianca McGaughey.

Heinrich promptly denied the request.

Hillsborough sheriff's deputies say McGhee, who also went by the name "the Future," attacked McGaughey about 8:30 p.m. Wednesday outside her Egypt Lake-area apartment, stabbing her multiple times in the stomach. She died at the scene.

Ex-wrestler DT Porter, accused of stabbing girlfriend, denied bail 07/26/13 [Last modified: Friday, July 26, 2013 10:58pm]
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