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Day two in the Brian Horn capital murder trial

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A local pastor, a Desoto Parish deputy, a action taxi cab driver, and a D.E.A. agent; all testified in court, Saturday, that they all saw Brian Horn or his taxi cab in the area where Justin Bloxom's body was found, and one of them actually found Justin Body.

It was revealed in court that, Horn told a deputy that he ran out of gas and lost his keys in the grass. He was even caught on the deputy's dashboard camera. It was the D.E.A. agent, who put the clues together, when he heard about the missing boy and a mysterious action taxi cab, that might be involved, because he had seen the broken down taxi earlier that morning on his way to work.  Agent Keith Banta, is the one who found 12 year old Justin Bloxom body in a shallow pool of water near highway 171. He got choked up in court when he told the jury how he found the body.

It was a short day of trial that wrapped up around 1pm but still an emotional one. Court picks back up Monday morning.

 

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