Jury Selection Expected To Begin In Trial Of Matthew Hall


Monday, March 1st 2021, 6:18 am
By: Cal Day


The jury trial for Matthew Hall is scheduled to begin on Monday morning. Hall is accused of acting as the getaway driver after two Tulsa Police officers were shot last summer.

Hall has been charged with accessory to murder for picking up David Ware, the man accused of shooting Sgt. Craig Johnson and Ofc. Aurash Zarkeshan. Sgt. Johnson later died as a result of the shooting.

Matthew Hall

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Hall’s day in court under Judge William Musseman is supposed to be centered around jury proceedings. Hall waived his preliminary hearing last fall.

Hall and Ware have both pleaded not guilty. Ware’s trial is scheduled to start in June.

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The public gallery is closed because due to COVID-19 restrictions, with the exceptions of some family members. News On 6 will have continuing coverage throughout the day.

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