Jury selection begins in wheelchair shooting

Medford Holmes

September 4, 2012 2:48:16 PM PDT
Jury selection is under way in the trial of Wilmington man charged with fatally shooting a man who used a wheelchair.

The trial of 32-year-old Medford Holmes began Tuesday at the New Castle County Courthouse.

Holmes is charged with first-degree murder in the April 2011 shooting of 35-year-old Antonio Smith.

Another man was wounded in the shooting.

Smith had been paralyzed after being shot several years earlier.