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No verdict on Day 1 of jury deliberations in Florida millionaire's murder trial
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) ' The jury did not reach a verdict on their first day of deliberations in the murder trial of a Florida real estate developer.
The jury deliberated more than 10 hours Friday and asked for testimony from two DNA witnesses to be read back to them before the judge decided to break for the day just before 10 p.m.
The jury is scheduled to return to the Orlando courthouse Saturday morning to continue. Bob Ward is charged with second-degree murder in the fatal shooting of his wife, Diane, in September 2009. Ward's attorneys say he was trying to stop his wife from committing suicide.
Judge Jenifer Davis is letting jurors return to their homes, but instructed them not to discuss the case and to avoid traditional and social media.