Adamson trial to begin

Local News
matthew cook, kevin johnson, shawn adamson & james shafer

COLES COUNTY, Ill. (WCIA) — Trial is set to begin Monday for the last of four men charged in connection with the 2016 shooting death of Ciara Faires.

Shawn Adamson is accused of instigating the confrontation which led to the shooting. His trial comes less than a week after that of James Todd Shafer, who was accused of shooting Faires.

Shafer was convicted of first-degree murder and other offenses. Adamson also faces first-degree murder charges.

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