Jury goes into second day of deliberation
POSTED: Thursday, March 3, 2011 - 8:40am
UPDATED: Thursday, March 3, 2011 - 8:43am
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.