Last updated 7:55PM ET
October 17, 2017
WOUB Local News
WOUB Local News
Murder trial to start
(2008-07-14)
(WOUB) - A man accused of killing his brother-in-law goes to trial in Ross County Common Pleas Court today.

Bernard Holbrook is charged with a single count of murder with a gun specification.

If convicted, he would face 15 years to life on the murder charge and an additional 3 years for the gun specification.

Holbrook was involved in the April 16th shooting of Jay Broughton, who died from two gun shots to his chest.

It is anticipated the defendant will claim self-defense
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