Murder trial for man charged in Garvin Co. fatal shooting begins

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GARVIN COUNTY, OK -- The trial is now underway in the first degree murder case of Justin Hammer.

A jury was seated late Tuesday night and the trial got underway Wednesday morning.

The 32-year-old Hammer is charged in the August 2012 shooting death of Brandon Duran.

He's accused of shooting Duran, cutting up his body and stuffing the remains into cement filled buckets.

If convicted, Hammer could face life in prison without parole.