Albany murder trial begins today

Albany murder trial begins today

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - Jury selection for the murder of an Albany State University student in June 2011 begins today.

Joshua Johns is accused of shooting and killing 20 year old Bruce Mullen during a robbery at Hidden Oaks Apartments.

Police say Mullen was standing in a breezeway of the apartment complex when he was shot in the chest.

On Friday, September 11th Mullen's roommate, Malcolm Colbert, was captured by Dougherty County Sheriff's deputies as a material witness in the case.

He is expected to testify as a witness in the murder trial of Joshua Johns.

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