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Trial in 2011 Murder Scheduled to Start


Trial is scheduled this week in connection with a 2011 homicide in Greenville. Jury selection in the trial of  Tyrone Leorone McCurdy has been scheduled Tuesday in the 196th district court.

McCurdy and Bernard Dale Kelly, both of Greenville have each pleaded not guilty to one count of murder in connection with the death of Traybbian Leekey Nelson of Greenville. Kelly currently has trial scheduled in December.

Officers with the Greenville Police Department responded to a call of shots fired in the 1000 block of Edgar Street on the afternoon of February 8th, 2011 where they found Nelson had been shot. 

Nelson was transported by air ambulance to Parkland Hospital where he underwent surgery and later died as a result of his injuries.

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