Jury selection to begin for 2017 Monroe Street murder

Jury selection will begin tomorrow for the man charged with second degree murder in the August 2017 shooting death of 29 year Old Jeffery McGlory, who is said to have identified as transgender.

22 year old Desmond Harris is charged with the murder that occurred in August of 2017 on Monroe Street in Alexandria.

Police responded to a call on august 4th, 2017 to a report of a woman being shot who was still inside a home on Monroe Street.

S.W.A.T. also responded to the scene and once inside the home they determined that the victim, who was said to be a woman, was actually a man.

Harris had allegedly fled the scene, but was later located.

If convicted, he faces a mandatory life sentence.