Murder Trial for Damarcus Cole Begins
JACKSON, Tenn. — The trial for the man charged with fatally shooting another man in 2011 began Wednesday. Damarcus Cole’s trial began at 10 a.m. Wednesday regarding the shooting death of Demetrius Cole. The two men are not related. Damarcus faces charges of first degree murder, felony murder and aggravated robbery. Witnesses included forensic experts, crime scene investigators ballistics experts. In October of 2011, investigators believe Damarcus invited Demetris back to his apartment and arranged for two men to rob him. Demetris was fatally shot. The trial is expected to last through Thursday.