Jury selection underway for trial of man charged in two murders

November 29, 2017 01:34 PM

Jury selection was underway Wednesday in the case of an Albany man accused of killing two women.

Former water department worker Edward Mero allegedly killed Megan Cunningham and Shelby Countermine.

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Court documents show he told police he blames himself.

The documents say he also told a jail inmate about the two murders, saying quote, "I did the second one, but not the first."

Opening statements are expected Monday.


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