Mason County Murder Trial Underway

By WEEK Producer

September 27, 2011 Updated Oct 24, 2013 at 3:07 AM CDT

The murder trial of Randy Deskin is underway in Mason County.

Deskin is charged with the August, 2009 murder of Dustin Englebrecht.

Deskin was indicted earlier this year, while serving a prison term for methamphetamine production.

Dustin Englebrecht went missing from his rural Mason County home August 29th of 2009. His body was found buried on his farm property about a week later. It's believed he was beaten to death.

The jury trial is expected to last a week.

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