Trial Begins for Vanderburgh County Armed Robbery Suspect

A high profile trial gets underway in Evansville.
A high profile trial gets underway in Evansville.

Nalakeio Bennett faces armed robbery, criminal confinement, and battery with bodily injury charges. This stems from the February 2012 incident at Ira Beumer's home on Big Cynthiana Rd.

Attorneys spent much of today selecting a jury. Bennett turned down a 25 year plea deal. The trial is expected to last three to four days,
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