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Jury Finds Greg Davis Guilty On Both Counts

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SOUTHAVEN, Miss. (FOX13) - 5:20 pm: Jury finds former Southaven Mayor Greg Davis guilty of making a false statement to a government entity and guilty of embezzlement.

10:14am:
Davis on stand during closing testimony saying the decisions he made were made because of political pressure and to save taxpayers money. Also said no one could comprehend the amount of work he put into being mayor and that he found out he worked to much to his own detriment.

9:29am:
Very few spectators in court during most of this trial. Currently about 25 people in here watching trial. Attorneys from other cases. An investigator from the State Auditor's office and various Davis supporters and opponents.

9:26am:
Davis testifying to purchase of vehicle and use of gas and that he never used gas for personal use.Former Southaven Mayor Greg Davis' legal troubles continue. Testimony in Davis' embezzlement trial got underway in DeSoto County Circuit Court in Hernando Tuesday.

Today Greg Davis will take the stand.

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