Jury hears recorded statements in Lockhart murder trial

AUBURN, AL (WBRC) - Testimony resumes Wednesday morning in the trial of a man accused of the 2008 kidnapping and killing of an Auburn University student.

In court Tuesday, jurors heard recorded statements where Courtney Lockhart admitted to kidnapping Lauren Burk. Lockhart says his gun went off when Burk tried to get out of the car.

He did not say if he intended to shoot Burk and gave no explanation into how the gun fired.

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