Drury Inn murder trial starts

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Scott KnopfelST. LOUIS (KPLR - Jury selection began Tuesday in the murder trial of a suspect accused in the fatal shooting of a St. Louis Drury Inn manager.

Joseph Bowens is charged with first degree murder, robbery and armed criminal action.

He is accused of killing hotel manager Scott Knopfel at the Drury Inn on Hampton and Wilson in south St. Louis last year during a robbery.