Canton (WTNY) -- A full jury has been seated in the murder trial of three Ogdensburg men.
Opening arguments in the case are expected this morning in St. Lawrence County Court in Canton. Charged with second degree murder are Michael Thorpe, Anthony Lalonde, and Michael Durand. The trio are accused of assaulting 83 year old Ralph Lawton back on November 18, 2010, who later died as a result of chest injuries suffered in the assault.
The three are also accused of first degree robbery.