Jury Selection Begins in Seattle for Two Men Accused of Killing an Odessa Man

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

SEATTLE, WA. - Jury selection began on Monday in a Seattle courtroom in the trial of two men accused of killing an Odessa man.

Noel Lopez was found beaten to death at a construction site in Seattle back in April of 2008.

Steven Bauder and Marcus Dennis were arrested for the killing and both were charged with first degree murder.

Lopez grew up in Odessa and has family here in West Texas.

The trial could last up to seven weeks.

Both Bauder and Dennis remain in jail on a one million dollar bond.