SAN ANGELO, Texas — Jury selection began on Friday in the trial of one of four defendants accused in the 2017 kidnapping and murder of Eric Torrez.

Gary Lynn Jennings

Garry Lynn Jennings is accused of one count of first-degree murder, one count of aggravated kidnapping, and one count of tampering or fabricating evidence with intent to impair — human corpse.

Jenning’s son, Stephen, was found guilty of the same three charges in December of 2021.

Kristen Jennings, Angella Wray, and David Navarro are codefendants.

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