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Trial For Slaying Of Wake Teacher Scheduled For February

Posted December 12, 2005 4:17 a.m. EST

— A Cary man charged with killing his wife is scheduled to go on trial in February.

Investigators say Myron Britt shot his wife, Nancy, in August 2003. Her body was found in her sister's Robeson County home.

Nancy Britt was a popular teacher in Wake County.

Prosecutors think Myron Britt killed her to cash in on life insurance policies totaling $800,000.