2 suspects in murder at 5 Corner Lotto in Columbus heading to trial

2 suspects in murder at 5 Corner Lotto in Columbus heading to trial

COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - Two of five suspects in a 2016 murder case will go to trial next week.

Jalontaye Cleveland and Courtney Williams are accused of being involved in an armed robbery attempt at the 5 Corner Lotto store, which resulted in the death of Vastal Patel.

Two other suspects pleaded guilty and are expected to testify in court. The fifth suspect will have a separate trial.

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