Opening statements should start Monday in the criminal trial for CMPD Officer Wes Kerrick. He's charged with voluntary manslaughter in the 2013 shooting death of Jonathan Ferrell.
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Check out the mugshots from Tuesday, July 28th.
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Lawyers in the trial of CMPD Officer Wes Kerrick just need to seat one more juror on Tuesday. Two were seated Monday.
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Nine jurors are now seated, and the judge recessed early Friday after they ran out of jurors from the first pool of thirty.
Check out the mugshots from Thursday, July 23rd.
After four days of questioning by the state and the defense, both sides have agreed on nine men and women who will decide Wes Kerrick's fate.
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