Trial to begin Monday in real estate agent's death

 

There are new details about a Giles County man accused of killing his former landlord and burning her home down in January 2010.

A judge has denied a change of venue for Robert Garner's upcoming trial, according to the Columbia Daily Herald newspaper.

Investigators said, Garner killed Brenda Wilburn last year, stole from her and then set her home on fire.

He was charged with first-degree murder and theft of property of more than $1,000.

Garner's trial begins Monday.Copyright 2011 WSMV. All rights reserved.

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