PIKE COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) – Opening statements in the trial against Willie Cory Godbolt will begin at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 15, at the Pike County Courthouse in Magnolia.
Godbolt is accused of killing eight people, including a Lincoln County Sheriff’s Deputy, in May 2017.
Jury selection in Desoto County finished on Friday, February 14, shortly before 11:00 a.m. Jurors will be transported to Pike County. They will hear testimony on Sunday, February 16, and on Monday, February 17.