Comments for: Trial of 1980 murder suspect to begin this week in Skowhegan

Posted Sept. 15, 2012, at 2:46 p.m.
Last modified Sept. 16, 2012, at 2:24 p.m.

SKOWHEGAN, Maine — A trial that has been 32 years in the making will begin this week. The trial of Jay Mercier, 56, of Industry will begin on Thursday in Somerset County Superior Court. Jury selection will be on Wednesday. Mercier pleaded not guilty on Oct. 6, 2011. Mercier is …

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