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Adam Sanchez Jr. Trial Set to Begin Monday

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The man accused of killing Cascade County Deputy Sheriff Joseph Dunn will go on trial for his murder Monday, Sept. 28th.

Adam Sanchez Jr. is facing a charge of deliberate homicide for the Aug. 14, 2014 death of Dunn. The 33-year-old Deputy Sheriff was reportedly hit by the vehicle Sanchez was driving while he was putting down stop sticks on Highway 87 ahead of the pursuit. Dunn later died as a result of the injuries he suffered. Prosecutors say Sanchez deliberately swerved to hit Dunn. 

In January of 2015, a change of venue was granted in the case and it was moved to Yellowstone County. Jury selection is set to begin 8 a.m. Monday.

Stay with KFBB on-air and online as ABC FOX Montana's Katie Widner will be in the Billings courtroom for full coverage.

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