Monday, October 24, 2016

WETM-TV: Steuben County murder trial starts today

It's a story that has rocked the Twin Tiers and has made national headlines, now the trial of one of three men charged in the brutal murder of a Steuben County mother of two will get underway this week.
Jury selection is slated to start Monday in the murder trial of Michael Beard, 45, of Elmira at the courthouse in Bath.
Thomas Clayton, a former Elmira Jackals hockey player, is accused of hiring Beard to kill his wife. Kelley Stage Clayton, 35, was found dead at the couple's home on Ginnan Road in Caton just after midnight Sept. 29, 2015. More here...