According To Court Documents, Lockhart Approached Burk On March 4in An Auburn University Parking Lot Where He Threatened Her.

Lockhart appeared in court Friday as a result of a Rule 32 petition, which his legal team filed in September of 2015. (Explanation on a Rule 32 petition below). Lockhart was convicted in Nov.2010 of shooting and killing Lauren Burk , a freshman at Auburn University. The judge presiding over the case overrode the jury's recommendation of life without parole and imposed the death penalty on Lockhart. Burk was found dead on the side of Alabama Highway 147on March 4, 2008. Court documents state that Burk died from a single gunshot wound.Lockhart was arrested three days later by the Phenix City

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