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Toomer's Corner poisoner to enter plea, attorneys hope to reach deal

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Harvey Updyke (Source: Auburn Police Department) Harvey Updyke (Source: Auburn Police Department)

AUBURN, AL (WTVM) - The man accused of poisoning the famous oaks at Toomer's Corner in Auburn may take a plea.

Harvey Updyke, Jr. has a preliminary hearing Wednesday at 1;30 p.m.

He's charged with criminal mischief, and his lawyer says they're trying to arrange a deal that would avoid jail time.

News Leader 9 will be following the latest court developments.

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