Von Miller named a possible witness in death penalty case

By: Jordan Steffen, The Denver Post

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August 19, 2013 Updated: August 19, 2013 at 5:11 pm
photo - San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, left, runs with the ball away from Denver Broncos outside linebacker Von Miller, right, during the first quarter of an NFL preseason football game on Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, left, runs with the ball away from Denver Broncos outside linebacker Von Miller, right, during the first quarter of an NFL preseason football game on Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Ben Margot) 

Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller could be called as a witness in the death penalty murder case against Dexter Lewis, accused of stabbing five people to death in a Denver bar in October.

Miller's name is among more than 100 potential witnesses in the case. He is listed as a possible acquaintance of Lewis, but there is no indication Miller had ever met or knew anyone in the case.

Prosecutors last week filed a list of potential witnesses that may be called during trial.

"We've been aware that Von has been listed as a potential witness, but he has zero direct involvement in this case," said Patrick Smyth, Broncos executive director of media relations.

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Von Miller named a possible witness in death penalty case

By: Jordan Steffen, The Denver Post
Updated: August 19, 2013 at 5:11 pm

Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller could be called as a witness in the death penalty murder case against Dexter Lewis, accused of stabbing five people to death in a Denver bar in October. Miller's name is among more than 100 potential witnesses in the case. He is listed as a possible...

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