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LOVE COUNTY -- A Love County man accused of shooting and killing his brother wants a jury to decide his fate.
    
Leroy Jefferson Jr. was in court Tuesday morning on charges of first degree murder. 
   
Assistant district attorney Tim Burson says Jefferson's murder trial will go before a jury next month.
     
In early December police say the brothers were visiting a family friend with their father at a home in Burneyville.
     
Police say when their father left the room to use the bathroom Jefferson picked up a loaded shotgun and fired several rounds killing his brother 26-year old Jeremy Jefferson.  
     
His jury trial is set for mid June.