Jury selection begins for longest-serving Sangamon County Jail inmate
SANGAMON CO, Ill. (WICS) —
Jury selection is underway for the longest-serving inmate in the history of the Sangamon County Jail.
Police arrested Johnny Ray Priester on first-degree murder charges back in May of 2012.
Priester is accused of shooting Quinton Harden and faces life in state prison.
He's also charged with aggravated battery, aggravated discharge of a firearm and possession of a weapon by a felon.
Jury selection continues Tuesday.
The trial is expected to last two weeks.