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7.20.04

Jury selection continues in murder trial

Potential jurors deciding the fate of an accused killer are meeting the family of the victim.

Paul Cummings entered the New Hanover County courtroom before the first batch of potential jurors on Tuesday. He's accused of stabbing Jane Head in her Dogwood Drive mobile home.

Prosecutors introduced Head's two children and her brother and sister to the courtroom. Cummings mother and cousin were also in the courtroom. They sat behind the defense lawyers.

Jury selection is expected to last a week.

State Prosecutors: Ben David and Drew Lewis

Cumming's Defense Lawyers: Kevin Peters and Rick Miller

Reported by Nicole Konkal

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