Extradition hearing underway for Gabe Watson in Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES, CA (WBRC) – An extradition hearing is underway on Tuesday for Alabama native Gabe Watson in Los Angeles, California.

Watson has been indicted on capital murder charges in Alabama for the murder of his wife in 2003 on their honeymoon in Australia. He has already served time in Australia after his pleading guilty to manslaughter over there.

It is expected to take 3-5 days for Watson to be returned to Alabama if the extradition is granted.

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