Pestana-Mason murder trial continues
by Halei Lamb | April 12, 2017 11:11 am
The case of State of Georgia versus Phillip Scott Kirby Sr. resumed this morning in the Toombs County Courthouse. The defendant faces charges of malice murder and felony murder. Jamie Jones, crime scene specialist with the GBI at the time of Emily Pestana-Mason’s murder in April 2002, took the stand this morning. Walt Mason is expected to testify this afternoon or tomorrow. The Honorable Judge Kathy S. Palmer is presiding.