Jury chosen in US murder trial

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Jury selection has got under way in the US trial of a Florida teenager accused of killing two University of Sheffield students.

The trial of Shawn Tyson has started in Sarasota, Florida, with the selection of jurors who will hear the case.

It is alleged that 17-year-old Tyson shot and killed British tourists James Kouzaris, aged 24, from Northampton and 25-year-old James Cooper, above, of Warwick, last April 16.

Tyson faces life in prison if convicted.

He was arrested a day after the mens’ bodies were found in The Courts, a housing development where Tyson lived.