Closing arguments underway in Carla Hughes trial - WLBT.com - Jackson, MS

Closing arguments underway in Carla Hughes trial

CANTON, MS (WLBT) - Closing arguments are underway in the Carla Hughes trial. The defense rested Monday morning after calling three witnesses. Carla Hughes was not one of them.

Judge William Chapman gave the jury its instruction earlier this afternoon. Closing arguments are expected to take about three hours.

The jury should get the case late this evening, Judge Chapman hasn't said whether they'll start deliberations today or first thing Tuesday morning.

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