Snyder County murder trial defense

MIDDLEBURG – It’s time for the defense to call witnesses in the trial of three men accused of killing a New Berlin man in July of 1997. The defense started putting witnesses on the stand yesterday and will continue presenting their case today. 37-year-old Robert Reich of Beavertown, 39-year-old Christopher Aucker of Beavertown and 37-year-old Ryan Sprenkle of Middleburg are accused of beating to death Donald Seebold III. Trial began last Monday and is expected to continue through Friday.