MICHIGAN CITY — Accused murderer Brian Jordan "BJ" Taylor has been released from the La Porte County Jail on his own recognizance at the state's request.

Deputy prosecutors Bethany Beckman and Patricia Bishop filed a motion for the immediate release of the defendant Wednesday afternoon, and as the defense had no objection, Judge Kathleen Lang granted the order.

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