Former BP engineer set to face a jury

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KATY - Jury selection is scheduled to begin Monday in New Orleans for the trial of Kurt Mix.

The 52-year-old Katy man is charged with deleting text messages and voicemails about BP's response to its massive 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.

Mix is now set to face a jury.

The former BP engineer is one of four current or former BP employees charged with crimes related to the nation's worst offshore oil spill.

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