Jury selection started Monday for murder trial of Adeviante Russ

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WJHJG/WECP) - The man accused of killing 25-year-old Gerald Smith at the Macedonia Garden Apartments in April of 2017 is going on trial.

Jury selection started Monday for Adeviante Russ who is accused of killing Smith as a result of a dispute between the two of them.

Police say they arrived at the scene and found Smith with several gunshot wounds to his torso. Smith later died at a local hospital.

Russ's trial is slated to start Wednesday is expected to last two days.