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Trial begins for kidnapping-murder suspect

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The trial for a man accused of kidnapping and murdering a Spokane man is underway in federal court. Jury selection began Monday morning. The trial for a man accused of kidnapping and murdering a Spokane man is underway in federal court. Jury selection began Monday morning.
SPOKANE, Wash. -

The trial for a man accused of kidnapping and murdering a Spokane man is underway in federal court. Jury selection began Monday morning.

Spokane Police believe Domingo Valdovinos-Navarro murdered 30-year-old David Whitman in a drug dispute. 

Court documents show Valdovinos-Navarro pointed the finger at his uncle. Police believe Whitman was shot to death. His burned body was found in rural Stevens County back in 2014.

Multiple people were arrested in connection to the case. Testimony will likely begin later this week.

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