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Miles Bench trial removed from April docket

LAWTON, Okla._ New developments in the Miles Bench murder case. The trial for the Velma man charged with murdering 16-year-old Braylee Henry will not be on the April trial docket as originally scheduled.

23-year-old Bench is facing a charge of first degree murder in the death of Henry.

 

It is believed that he brutally attacked and killed the teen at a convenience store in Velma.

Stephens County District Attorney Jason Hicks said it is likely Bench's trial will be put on the August trial docket.

The state is seeking the death penalty. 

 

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