Young Ave. murder trial in Columbus continues with witness statements

Young Ave. murder trial in Columbus continues with witness statements

COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - Friday was day three of the Young Avenue murder trial in Columbus.

Thomas Meade and Andrew Scarborough are charged with the shooting death of 19-year-old Diondre Murphy in 2017.

Witness statements were gathered, and cross-examination began.

Upon the trial starting, the defense council requested the jury be sequestered as the called for their next two witnesses, who are currently serving time in jail.

The state is currently continuing to handle cross-examinations before a verdict is reached.

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