Trial underway for Cedar Rapids man accused in deadly apartment complex shooting
The trial is now underway for a man charged in a deadly shooting at a Cedar Rapids apartment complex a year ago.
Jury selection started yesterday in the trial for Ezekiel Phillips Jr. He faces several charges including first-degree murder.
The shooting happened at the Pointe Apartments in Cedar Rapids on the morning of Dec. 19, 2018, last year. Police say Phillips shot 27-year-old Tyrice Douglas and 19-year-old Mone Dotson.
Douglas died in May.