Trial for Albany man accused of murdering gang leader begins

Trial for Albany man accused of murdering gang leader begins

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - The trial for an Albany man accused of murdering a gang leader in 2012 is in court this week.

Jury selection began Monday morning.

Danny Wilkerson Junior is facing felony murder and aggravated assault charges.

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Prosecutors said that during what they called "gang warfare," Wilkerson shot and killed Blood gang leader Dontavious Luke, in August of 2012.

They said Wilkerson also shot Luke's brother at the Shackleford Shopping Center.

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