Jury goes into second day of deliberation


POSTED: Thursday, March 3, 2011 - 9:40am

UPDATED: Thursday, March 3, 2011 - 9:43am

BATON ROUGE, LA (NBC33)- No verdict yet in the "Operation Blight Officials trial. The jury deliberated for about 12 hours yesterday. They'll be back at 9:30 am to continue deliberations behind closed doors. An FBI investigation landed White Castle city officials Maurice Brown and Mario Brown in court. They are facing a series of charges including, mail fraud, wire fraud, and telephone fraud. The brothers are accused of taking bribes to bring a fake garbage-can cleaning company to White Castle. While the jury was deliberating-- the brothers waited outside the courtroom with their immediate family.

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