Jury selection begins in Jayveon Caballero murder trial

MONTPELIER, Vt. (WCAX) Jury selection began Wednesday for a Vermont man accused in a fatal shooting in Montpelier back in 2017.

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Police say Jayveon Caballero shot and killed Markus Austin. It happened after a fight between the two friends outside a Barre bar.

Police say after the shooting, Caballero fled to Florida. He was arrested in May 2017 and sent back to Vermont.

He pleaded not guilty and has been held without bail at the Southern State Correctional Facility in Springfield.