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Lowcountry murder trial gets underway

Masako Miller (Source: HCSO) Masako Miller (Source: HCSO)

A murder trial for the man accused in the slaying of the mother of his three children starts Tuesday in the Lowcountry. 

Kelvin Jackson is charged with the death of Masako Yamaguchi Miller. 

Police said Jackson dumped Miller's body in the Broad River in May 2011. They found her on Memorial Day in 2011. 

Police originally charged Jackson with misdemeanor financial transaction card fraud. They found him with some of Miller's credit cards after she disappeared from her home in Hampton County.

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