Posted: Sep 11, 2012 4:13 PM by Ian Auzenne
Updated: Sep 11, 2012 4:13 PM
Jury selection has begun in the trial against a Lafayette murder suspect. Wesley James Monroe, Jr., is charged with the first-degree murder of Thomas Jolivette. Jolivette's body was found in an alley behind a shopping center at the corner of Cameron Street and University Avenue in the early morning hours of November 6, 2010. Monroe is also charged with aggravated kidnapping and armed robbery in connection with another incident that took place October 13, 2010.