Trial starts for slayings of Sandusky woman, her 2 kids
Wed, 30 Oct 2013 10:45:00 GMT —
Testimony has begun in the trial of a man suspected of strangling a Sandusky woman and her two children in September 2012.
The Sandusky Register
reports police officers and friends of the woman testified Tuesday at the trial of 42-year-old Curtis Clinton.
One officer testified about finding the children's bodies behind boxes in a utility closet.
Another recounted how the Heather Jackson's body was found under a mattress.
Clinton has pleaded not guilty in the slayings of the Jackson with her 3-year-old daughter,Celina, and 1-year-old son, Wayne, at a Sandusky home.
A jury of eight men and four women was selected to hear the case.
Prosecutors decided to pursue a possible death penalty for Clinton if he is convicted.