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Detective testifies in Oxnard teen murder trial

Brandon McInerney, left, was accused of shooting and killing 15-year-old Lawrence King, right, in February 2008.

August 9, 2011 12:00:00 AM PDT
Testimony resumed in Chatsworth Wednesday in the murder trial of Brandon McInerney, who's accused of killing a gay classmate in 2008.

Simi Valley detective Dan Swanson took the stand Wednesday.

Swanson talked about comments made by teachers and friends regarding McInerney's views of "white power" and Nazis.

McInerney was 14 years old at the time of the crime and is being tried as an adult on first-degree murder and a hate-crime enhancement.