We need more pieces to finish this puzzle.
Bad Pearl This article is under construction. While it is not short, it still needs expansion as outlined in the manual of style. The article most likely needs expansion near the end of the tagged section or sections.

A switchblade knife was a piece of evidence in Phoenix Wright's investigation into the murder of Bruce Goodman. The knife was submitted as evidence against Joe Darke as the weapon he used to murder most of his victims. According to the hypothesis laid out by the special team in charge of the case, in August 2014, Darke had killed a pedestrian with his car. He had then killed four other people with the knife, each having witnessed evidence of his previous crime.

Final murder?Edit

Main article: SL-9 Incident

Darke had the weapon with him when he turned himself in in February 2015. During questioning, the power was cut in a storm. Darke escaped and attempted to take a young Ema Skye hostage. While Neil Marshall was able to intervene, he was subsequently killed by an ornamental blade in Damon Gant's office. Needing decisive evidence and hoping to protect Ema, who she believed had accidentally killed Marshall, Lana Skye broke off the tip of the blade and stuck it in Marshall's fatal wound. This ensured Darke's conviction, and the knife was put into storage.

Final murderEdit

Main article: Rise from the Ashes

When defending Lana Skye on the charge of killing Bruce Goodman, Phoenix Wright was eventually able to show the court that the knife was the true murder weapon as opposed to the knife Lana had.

Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney evidence
The First Turnabout Attorney's Badge · Cindy's Autopsy Report · The Thinker · Passport · Blackout Record
Turnabout Sisters Attorney's Badge · The Thinker · Glass Shards · Receipt · Maya's Memo · Mia's Autopsy Report · Maya's Cell Phone · Wiretap · Floor Plans · May Testimony · Photograph · Bellboy's Affidavit · Newspaper Clipping · Mia's Memo
Turnabout Samurai Attorney's Badge · Powers's Letter · Guidemap · Jack's Autopsy Report · Cardkey · Powers'(?) Photo · Samurai Spear · Sleeping Pill Bottle · Trailer Key · Vasquez's Memo · Script · Mr. Monkey's Head · Steel Samurai Card · URP Card · "Path to Glory" · Cody's Camera · Steak Plate · Five-Year-Old Photo · Van
Turnabout Goodbyes Attorney's Badge · Popper · Lotta's Camera · Robert's Autopsy Report · Lake Photo · Gourdy Article · Misty Fey's Photo · Edgeworth's Request · Overhead Map · Pistol Bullet · Pistol · Lotta's Deposition · Missile · Fishing Pole · Metal Detector · Air Tank · Second Lake Photo · Parrot · DL-6 Case File · DL-6 Incident Photo · Letter from the Safe · DL-6 Bullet
Rise from the Ashes Attorney's Badge · Wallet · Goodman's ID · Edgeworth's Knife · Prosecutor Trophy · Parking Stub · Blue Badger Panel · Letter of Introduction · Goodman's Autopsy Report · Lana's Cell Phone · Victim's Note · Parking Lot Floor Plans · Crime Photo · Victim's Shoe · Switchblade Knife · Luminol Testing Fluid · Steak Lunch · Goodman's Lost Item Report · ID Card Record · Evidence Room Floor Plans · Evidence Locker · Rubber Glove · Unstable Jar · Screwdriver · Fingerprinting Set · Marshall's Print · Security Video · SL-9 Incident Files · Gant Team Picture · Neil's Autopsy Report · Letter of Resignation · Gumshoe's ID · Evidence List · Strip of Cloth · Evidence Law · Lana's Picture
Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.