Jury selection begins in murder trial


Monday, January 7th 2008, 12:09 pm
By: News 9


Associated Press

Jury selection is expected to begin Tuesday for a man accused of kidnapping his estranged wife and killing her lover.

Eric Parker is charged with first-degree murder in the June 2006 death of 42-year-old Danny Watterson, his wife's lover.

He is also charged with kidnapping his estranged wife, Kimberly Rae Gilbert, and burglary.

Parker could face the death penalty if he is convicted.