Jurors seated, opening statements begin in Jalen Everett retrial

January 11, 2017 04:28 PM

Jurors are seated in the retrial connected the Boys and Girls Club mass shooting.

Jalen Everett is one of three suspects charged in the deaths of three other men. According to the district attorney's office, jurors heard opening statements Wednesday afternoon.

The shooting happened on Genesee Street in August of 2015. A jury convicted Everett on murder charges in November. However, a judge set that verdict aside after one juror was accused of misconduct.

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Michael Mathis is also accused in the shooting. His trial is set for later this year.

Johnny Blackshell Junior has already been convicted of murder.


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