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Trial begins for teen accused of stabbing stepfather

(Source: Butler County Jail) (Source: Butler County Jail)
BUTLER COUNTY, OH (FOX19) -

The trial began on Monday for a Butler County teen who is accused of fatally stabbing his stepfather on Father's Day.

The jury heard opening statements and testimony in the case of Michael Ray. Ray pleaded not guilty to a murder charge in June.

Police say Bryan Schmidt, 36, was stabbed at the family's Hamilton home in June. Investigators have not commented on a possible motive.

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