The jury in the Brian Horn murder case has returned with the death penalty. Closing arguments in the penalty phase of Brian Horn's murder trial wrapped up after lunch Saturday, April 5. The sentence was announced just after 4:30 p.m.
The man accused of killing 12-year-old Justin Bloxom of Keithville is headed to trial this summer. It's taken more than 2 years to move the case to trial.
The trial of Brian Horn is now scheduled to begin on June 24th. The jury is to be selected in Lafayette and then the panel will be moved to Desoto Parish for the trial