Jury selection begins in Sean Taylor murder case

 

Jury selection began Tuesday in the murder case against Eric Rivera, 23, who is accused of fatally shooting former University of Miami football player Sean Taylor in November 2007. Police say Rivera and four others young men broke in Taylor’s Palmetto Bay home, not expecting the Washington Redskins safety to be inside. Rivera is the first person to go to trial for Taylor’s slaying, while one defendant has already pleaded guilty and may testify againt the alleged shooter. Jury selection is scheduled to last through this week.

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