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Murder trial begins

March 12, 2007

Albany  -- The murder trial of an Albany man charged with killing a cab driver began today in Dougherty County.  

Hiram Jones is charged with murder and armed robbery. Jury selection in his trial began Monday morning.

Prosecutors say November 3, 2005 Jones stabbed Jake King in the neck with a sharp object, and killed him. They say he stole a cell phone and a small amount of money.

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