Trial of accused Northern Arizona University shooter begins
April 7, 2017
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The trial of a man accused of shooting four Northern Arizona University students is underway, with prosecutors working to portray the man as a killer while the defense claims self-defense.
Steven Jones is accused of killing Colin Brough, 20, near the university's Flagstaff campus in October 2015 and wounding three others.
Jones has pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder and multiple aggravated assault charges.
Prosecutors are not pursuing the death penalty in the case.
Both sides hope to prove their narratives over the course of the trial, which is expected to l...