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Trial begins for three accused of trying to kill deputy

By Preston Ayres, payres@wcyb.com
Published On: May 06 2013 05:44:44 AM CDT
Updated On: May 06 2013 02:40:43 PM CDT
Deputy Gary Daugherty

JONESBOROUGH, Tenn. -

Jury selection is set to get underway Monday morning in Jonesborough for the trial of three people accused of running over a Washington County, Tennessee Sheriff's Deputy during a high-speed chase. 

Dalvin Stephens, Reginald Dewayne Smith and Ashley Nicole McGraw are charged with attempted first degree murder and attempted aggravated robbery. 

The three are accused of running from officers investigating a home robbery in January of 2012. Investigators say Deputy Gary Daugherty was hit at a high rate of speed while trying to put down spike strips to stop the car.

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