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Potential jurors not showing up in Natchez

Posted: Updated: Jan 29, 2013 09:29 AM

NATCHEZ, Ms.,  (KNOE 8 News) - A judge in Natchez dismissed a pool of jurors at a murder trial after only half of the called jury pool reported for duty.

Jury selection for the trial of James Luster was halted when the judge faced the half-a-pool situation.

The judge has now asked potential jurors to return to the courtroom so selection can continue.

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