Jury selection starts in murder trial

Jury selection begins today in the murder trial of a Saucier woman accused in her boyfriend's slaying.

Kimberly Michelle Beard and Jesten Phelps shared a home on Jones Lane in October 2006, when Phelps was found fatally shot in their residence. Authorities said he had been dead several days. Beard was arrested at a home in Perkinston.

The Sun Herald provides updates of developments in the trial.