Former N.O.P.D. Officer Begins New Trial for Post-Katrina Killing
Jury selection is underway for the retrial of former NOPD officer David Warren.
Warren is accused of killing a man named Henry Glover in the days following Hurricane Katrina.
Warren faces charges of violating Glover’s civil rights and illegally discharging a firearm when he fatally shot Henry Glover after Katrina.
Warren was serving a prison sentence of nearly 26 years when a federal appeals court threw out the conviction saying warren’s prosecution was tainted.
jury selection will wrap up Tuesday.
The trial is expected to last two weeks.