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Trial of Cal Harris Resumes Monday With Closing Arguments

Jurors in the trial of Cal Harris are expected to get the case early next week after the defense has a chance to call rebuttal witnesses.

Harris is the Owego business man charged with 2nd degree murder for the death of his wife Michele who disappeared in September 2001.

No body or murder weapon has ever been found.

This week the defense rested their case and prosecutors made their rebuttal.

The state called several of Cal's surrounding neighbors who testified that they did not see a haywagon driving down Hagadorn Hill Road on the morning of September 12th 2001 or any other day for that matter.

This contradicts the testimony of Kevin Tubbs who says that he saw a woman he believes was Michele at the end of the Harris driveway while driving a haywagon down Hagadorn Hill Road on the morning of September 12th 2001 after the time prosecutors allege she had been killed.

New York State Police Investigator Steven Andersen took the stand once during the state's rebuttal testifying about blood stains found in the Harris home and garage.

Cal's defense team will have the opportunity to call rebuttal witnesses on Monday and Judge Dartlett has advised jurors that deliberations should begin on Tuesday.