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Jury selected for Roe murder trial

A jury of eight women and six men will hear opening statements Tuesday in the trial of Marty Lee Roe, the man accused of murder in the 2011 shooting death of Lexington dermatologist Dr. Martha Post.



Authorities apprehended the defendant at a Lakeview tavern about a week after Dr. Post's murder.

The jury was seated early Monday night after potential jurors faced a full day of questions from Fayette Circuit Court Judge James Ishmael Jr., Commonwealth's Attorney Ray Larson and public defender Shannon Brooks-English.

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