WATCH LIVE: Jackson County deputy on trial — Day 5

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Zach Wester

MARIANNA, Fla. (WMBB) — The trial of a Jackson County sheriff’s deputy will continue Friday.

Zachary Wester is accused of pulling citizens over, planting drugs on them, and arresting them on fabricated charges. He faces more than 60 charges including racketeering, official misconduct, perjury, fabricating evidence, false imprisonment and possession of a controlled substance, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Day one of Zachary Wester’s trial concludes

Body camera footage a main component of day two of Zachary Wester’s trial

More victims speak during Day Three of Wester trial

Day four: FDLE discusses unlabeled items seized from Zachary Wester’s patrol car

The trial is expected to take three weeks. News 13s Faith Graham is in the courtroom and will be providing updates via Twitter.

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