|Published:||Jul 13, 2010 11:05 AM EDT|
|Updated:||Jul 13, 2010 8:05 AM EDT|
LEE COUNTY, Fla.-A Lee County man goes on trial for murder on Tuesday for his alleged role in three murders. Loubert Jules is charged with shooting three men back in 2007.
It's a case involving crack cocaine dealers, gang intimidation and three men shot to death and left abandoned in a car.
22-year old Jules is going to trial for a second time for the triple murder. His first trial in April 2010 ended with a hung jury.
Prosecutors say rival crack cocaine dealers robbed Jules in September 2007. Jules had confronted one of the murder victims, Willard Graham earlier in the day.
Jules believed Graham was responsible for the robbery. Witnesses say Jules and two other men returned to Graham's home, demanding answers for the robbery. Witnesses say Jules and two other men returned to Graham's home, demanding answers for the robbery.
Later, witnesses say Graham and the two other victims, Robert Barckley and Scott Highfill were forced into a car. The same car their bodies were found in the next day.
The trial begins at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday.
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