Trial of Bridgeport man accused of murder begins today

HARTFORD - The trial of a Bridgeport man who allegedly shot and killed another man and dumped his body in Greenwich is scheduled to begin today.

Larry Corbett is accused of shooting George McPherson, from the Bronx, and dumping his body in 2008.

The Greenwich Time newspaper says opening arguments begin in Hartford today and the trial should take about two weeks.

Corbett could face the death penalty if convicted.

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