A Chattanooga man who police say was identified by his alleged victim is now on trial for first-degree murder in the Jan. 13, 2012 shooting death.
Kaylon Bailey, 36, faces the homicide charge in the death of Kima Evans, 35, who was shot at 1706 Cambridge Drive.
Police say Evans identified Bailey before losing consciousness and later died at Erlanger Hospital from multiple gunshot wounds. Jury selection has begun in Hamilton County Criminal Court Judge Rebecca Stern's courtroom.
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Todd South covers courts, poverty, technology, military and veterans for the Times Free Press. He has worked at the paper since 2008 and previously covered crime and safety in Southeast Tennessee and North Georgia. Todd’s hometown is Dodge City, Kan. He served five years in the U.S. Marine Corps and deployed to Iraq before returning to school for his journalism degree from the University of Georgia. Todd previously worked at the Anniston (Ala.) Star. Contact ...