Murder trial for 2011 shooting to begin Monday

DeMarco Dawson (Source: HCSO)
DeMarco Dawson (Source: HCSO)

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - The murder trial for a 17-year-old is scheduled to begin Monday in Cincinnati.

Damarco Dawson is charged in the robbery and murder of 20-year-old Jawone Carr. Carr was shot on September 9, 2011 in the 1700 block of Vine Street in Over-the-Rhine.

Dawson is also accused of stealing property from Carr before fleeing the scene.

He was arrested in early 2012 and faces aggravated murder and aggravated robbery charges.

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