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Couple charged in Vt. teacher death want trials moved

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Allen Prue Allen Prue
Patricia Prue Patricia Prue
Melissa Jenkins Melissa Jenkins

The couple accused of killing a St. Johnsbury teacher want their trials moved out of the Northeast Kingdom.

Patricia and Allen Prue are accused of luring Melissa Jenkins from her Danville home, strangling her and dumping her body in the Connecticut River.

The Prues argue the heavy publicity of the case has tainted the potential jury pool, making it impossible to get a fair trial in St. Johnsbury.

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