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EXCLUSIVE: Jury selections begins in Taylor County murder Trial

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) -

A jury was chosen todecide the fate of an accused murderer Monday.  A Taylor County man was accused ofbringing a gun to a fist fight.

Danny Anthony Sr., 56, was accused ofshooting a man after a heated argument turned deadly late on Thursday night.

It happened in October of 2011 on WhatleyPond Rd in Reynolds.  Authorities said Anthony shot HarryNipper, 54, in the chest with a pistol.

Anthony's charged with one count eachof malice murder, felony murder, and aggravated assault.

According to his defense attorney, Anthonydoes maintain his innocence and will plead not guilty to all charges.

Assistant District attorney LaRae Mooresaid the jury selection process should take no longer than a day or two.  Superior court Judge Gil McBride's presiding.

We will update this story as moredetails unfold during the trial.

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