UPDATE: Judge denies prosecution's final motion before Johnny Wright trial begins

Thursday, January 20, 2011 | 5:34 p.m. CST; updated 11:16 a.m. CST, Friday, January 21, 2011

COLUMBIA — The prosecutor aiming to prove Johnny Wright killed Becky Doisy and hid her body in August 1976 will not be allowed to use as evidence reports that linked him to a missing shovel and hoe, Judge Gary Oxenhandler ruled Thursday.