Opening statements Monday in Abaroa trial

Apr. 25, 2013 @ 06:56 PM

Prosecutors and defense attorneys in the Raven Abaroa trial finished seating a jury Thursday in Durham County Criminal Superior Court.

Along with the 12 jurors, they agreed on two alternates.

No court is scheduled today. The first witnesses will begin testifying Monday after opening statements by the attorneys.

Abaroa, 33, is charged with killing his wife, Janet, in 2005 in their home in northwestern Durham.