PHOENIX - The Jodi Arias trial has cost the state almost $1.7 million as of May 3, according to a court spokesperson.
Up to this point, the state has spent $1,687,328 on Arias' trial.
This number is not the final total for the trial, but reflects how much had been spent by the time the jury got the case on Friday.
Jodi Arias was found guilty of the first-degree murder of Travis Alexander on Wednesday after a lengthy trial. Sentencing will begin on Thursday at 1 p.m., and Arias could face the death penalty.