Jury selection extended for capital murder trial

The Itawamba County circuit clerk will return on Wednesday to continue the selection of a jury for a 2015 capital murder trial.

Posted: May 28, 2019 7:29 PM
Updated: May 29, 2019 9:07 AM

FULTON, Miss. (WTVA) - The Itawamba County circuit clerk will return on Wednesday to continue the selection of a jury for a 2015 capital murder trial.

Demarco Kelly is facing a capital murder charge in the death of Andre Taylor of Mantachie in July of 2015.

Kelly is one of five who are facing charges in the case, the others have already been sentenced for lesser charges.

Investigators said the group entered Taylor's home, had an encounter with him, which led to the shooting.

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