Jury selection begins in Youngstown murder case


YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) — Jury selection got under way Tuesday in the case against Lavelle Stanley.

He is accused in the November shooting death of Elliot Stewart, and also wounding his 26-year-old brother. Investigators say Stanley, 24, shot Stewart after a fight at a Southern Boulevard business.

Stanley is facing a number of charges, including aggravated murder, attempted murder, felonious assault and being a convicted felon in possession of a firearm.

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