Jury deliberating in Shelby County capital murder trial

SHELBY COUNTY, Ala. (WIAT) – A Shelby County jury is deliberating in the capital murder trial of Jon Staggs.

The 22-year-old is facing five counts of capital murder.

Staggs is accused of executing three men over a drug debt in September of 2012.

His attorneys have argued that the shooting was in self-defense.

Staggs is facing the death penalty or life without the possibility of parole.

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