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Bond Revoked for Man Accused of Poisoning Toomer's Oaks

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OPELIKA - AL -

A judge has revoked the bond of University of Alabama fan Harvey Updyke.

Updyke is accused of poisoning Toomer's Oaks, the landmark trees of Auburn University.

Updyke was hand-cuffed by officers and taken to jail after the ruling Wednesday in Opelika.
    
Judge Jacob A. Walker III  granted a request from prosecutors' to revoke Updyke's bond after watching a video of his arrest after a fight with employees at a home improvement store in Louisiana in September.


Updyke is set for trial April 8.
    
The university says the trees are all but dead and will be removed.

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