Ronnie Jones Heads to Trial, Jury Selection Underway

By Scott Sarvay

July 26, 2011 Updated Jul 26, 2011 at 11:23 AM EST

DEKALB COUNTY, Ind. (Indiana’s NewsCenter) - Jury selection is under way in a DeKalb County murder trial stemming back to New Year's Day, 2010.

40-year-old Ronnie Jones is charged with murder and two counts of attempted murder.

Prosecutors say he killed his girlfriend, 32-year-old Melissa Patrick after an argument at her job in Auburn.

They say he then drove to Waterloo to try to kill his ex-wife and her boyfriend, Melissa Patricks estranged husband.

Jones shot into the home, but was eventually wounded by the ex-wife's boyfriend.




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