Teen to go on trial for deputy's murder

December 5, 2008 4:31:37 AM PST
A trial is scheduled to begin today for a teenager accused in the murder of a reserve deputy constable.[SIGN UP: Get headlines and breaking news sent to you]

Carltrell Odom died last year when he was shot by several teens who tried to rob him outside a southeast Houston apartment complex. Today, 18-year-old Wallace Hightower will be in court. Police say he was the teen driving the getaway car.

Last month, one of the other teens was sentenced to life in prison.

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