Jeri Krueger said Thursday she's relieved the trial of Nidal Hasan has ended. Krueger's daughter, Staff Sgt. Amy Krueger, was killed by Hasan in November 2009 at Fort Hood, Texas. Krueger is pictured here in May with Tyler Tuttle who, with other U.S. Naval Sea Cadets, Vollrath Division, based in Cascade, helped Krueger with yard work around her Kiel home.
The tears Jeri Krueger spilled after the man who murdered her daughter was sentenced to death said it all.
"Not for sadness, but the emotional release from three-and-a-half years plus dealing with the whole thing," said Krueger, 57, whose daughter, Staff Sgt. Amy Krueger, was killed in the November 2009 Fort Hood shooting.
"Just a flood came over me. I cried just out of pure relief." ...