Murder trial under way

Alex Cowart
Alex Cowart
John Adams
John Adams

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - Opening arguments have started in the murder trial of a student from the Savannah College of Art and Design last fall.

Alex Cowart and John Adams are being tried on murder charges. They're charged with the murder of SCAD student Sean Giroir in October  2010 at the his home on Barnard Street.

Prosecutors and defense attorneys spent most of Monday selecting a jury.

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