Hobbs Man Goes on Trial for Murder

MIDLAND - A Hobbs man accused of killing another man in a drug deal gone bad goes to trial this week.

Jury selection began Monday in Midland for Geechie Templeton. He's accused of shooting Gabriel Rodriguez after stealing two kilos of cocaine from Rodriguez.

After the shooting, Templeton was on the run for three month before federal agents caught  him in Topeka, Kansas.