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11 jurors seated in Sodus double murder case; selection to resume Friday

11 jurors seated in Sodus double murder case; selection to resume Friday

May 17, 2019 03:56 PM

LYONS, N.Y. (WHEC) — Jury selection continues Thursday in the case of a former Texas police chief accused of murdering a couple in Wayne County.

Tim Dean, a former Texas police chief, is accused of gunning down Josh Niles and Amber Washburn in Sodus last October.

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His wife, Charlene Childers, pleaded guilty to manslaughter and criminal possession of a weapon in connection to Niles' death. Prosecutors do not believe she was involved in Washburn's death. 

A third suspect, Bron Bohlar, pleaded guilty to conspiracy, admitting to renting a car for Dean.

If convicted, Dean could face life in prison without parole. 

As of Thursday, a total of 11 jurors have been selected. 

Jury selection will resume Friday. 

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