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The cost of the Christopher Harris trial


Beason – Convicted murderer Christopher Harris is in jail, but the costs of the crime has hit Logan County hard.


The crime is costing the county hundreds of thousands of dollars. The trial of Chris Harris cost Logan County about 334-thousand dollars.


Here is a look at the break down; 224-thousand went to the defense. Another 10-thousand went to the prosecution.  


Harris was convicted May 31st, for the deaths of five members of the Gee family. His sentencing is scheduled for this Friday.

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