Jury selection begins in trial for man accused in deaths of two Greene County babies

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GREENE COUNTY, TN (WJHL) –  Jury selection is underway for a man charged in the 2014 deaths of two young girls in Greene County was set to begin in Morristown on Tuesday.

Erick Jones faces the death penalty in the deaths of 13-month-old Kynsleigh Easterly and 2-month-old Trinity Tweed, Third District Attorney General Dan Armstrong said in 2016.

Jury selection could take a few days, but the whole week was made available for that part of the trial.

Opening arguments in the case start Monday in Greeneville Criminal Court.

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