BEAVER, Pa. — Jurors return next week to resume deliberations in the Pennsylvania trial of one of three defendants charged in what prosecutors say was a robbery during a drug deal that claimed two lives.

The Beaver County Times ( ) reports that the Beaver County panel has been considering the case against 18-year-old Ronald Foster for about 17 hours. The panel resumes deliberations Tuesday.

Prosecutors allege that Foster helped plan the September robbery in Aliquippa of 18-year-old Dane Mathesius and 16-year-old William Booher during a drug sale. Booher was found shot to death in a car. Mathesius fled and was found dead several days later in a nearby backyard.

Defense attorney Paul Gettleman has said his client had nothing to do with the shootings and “just wanted to buy some weed.”

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