Posted: Monday, 22 July 2013 6:58AM

May's Photo Murder Trial

The trial for a Dakota man accused of killing a La Crosse photography store owner and his son last September is set to begin this week.
Prosecutors are expected to argue that outstanding debt from a prior felony case drove Jeffrey Lepsch, a hobby photographer, to rob May's Photo on September 15th and shoot 56-year-old Paul Petras and his 19 year old son A.J.
The La Crosse Tribune reports jury selection is set for Tuesday and Lepsch's trial is expected to last nine days.  His three public defenders have not revealed the defense.
The 40 year old Lepsch is charged in La Crosse County with two counts of first degree intentional homicide, armed robbery with use of force and possession of a firearm.

Filed Under :  
Topics : Law_Crime
Social :
Locations : La Crosse County
People : Jeffrey LepschPaul Petras
A   A   A