Capital Murder Trial Underway In Gregg County

He's accused of kidnapping and killing 18-year-old Michael Hendrix of Overton nearly two years ago. Today, opening arguments got underway in the capital murder trial of 28-year-old Michael Kay.

Gregg County prosecutors told the jury today, Kay and Aaron Higginbotham dumped Hendrix's body in the Sabine River. Higginbotham was convicted last October for the crime and sentenced to life in prison.

Amy Tatum, reporting.