Trial begins for man accused of murdering 5-year-old playing outside his Wilson home
Jury selection is underway in the Cannon Hinnant murder trial in Wilson County.
Darius Sessoms is accused of shooting the 5-year-old in the head while he played with his two sisters in the front yard of his home in 2020.
A Wilson County judge decided to keep the death penalty on the table after hearing testimony in October.
Aolani Pettit, 21, was also later charged with felony accessory after the fact.