Desmonte Leonard Murder Trial

Opening arguments are expected as early as tomorrow in the murder trial of a man charged with killing two former Auburn football players and another man. Prosecutors are seeking the death penalty against 24-year-old Desmonte Leonard. He's accused in a shooting that left three people dead and three more wounded at a party in Auburn in 2012. Those killed include former Auburn football players Ladarious Phillips and Ed Christian. Leonard has pleaded not guilty. His lawyers say the shooting was in self-defense.


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