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Listen Live to Cumberland County Murder Trial

Posted April 5, 1998 7:00 a.m. EDT

— WRAL OnLine, Capitol Networks andCapitolnet Marketing Groupare offering live streaming audio from the Golphin brothers murder trial in Cumberland County.

You canlisten liveto courtroom proceedings on the Internet. You will need the RealPlayer, which can bedownloaded for free.Testimony generall runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on weekendays; the jury takes a lunch break from 1 to 2 p.m. on most days. The audio link is not available now. Because the trial could last a month or more, we cannot provide gavel-to-gavel coverage. Check back here throughout the trial. We will activate the audio feed when key prosecution and defense witnesses are testifying. /OFF THE AIR --------------------------->

Attorneys are now giving closing arguments in the case.

The jury consists of ten women and two men from Johnston County. The jurors are being bused each day from Johnston County because of pretrial publicity in the case.

Kevin and Tilmon Golphins are charged in the deaths of N.C. Highway Patrol Sgt. Ed Lowry and Cumberland County Sheriff's Cpl. David Hathcock. They were killed during a traffic stop on Interstate 95 near Fayetteville on Sept. 23, 1997.

The state is seeking the death penalty for both men.Contents