CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB) -- The man accused of smothering an elderly woman to death in 2011 faced a judge and jury Tuesday.

Jury selection began Tuesday morning for the trial of Randall Reed.

Attorneys gave their opening statements.

The trial revolves around prosecutors believing Reed killed 70-year-old Jane Stokes in her home and stole her bank cards.

Reed denied the allegations.

Reed faces first degree murder and especially aggravated robbery charges.


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