Trial for Tyler man accused in Azalea District murder to begin Tuesday
POSTED: Tuesday, May 6, 2014 - 8:52am
UPDATED: Tuesday, May 6, 2014 - 3:26pm
Tyler, Texas (KETK) — The trial for a Tyler man accused of killing a man at his Azalea District rental home is slated to begin Tuesday.
According to Smith County Judicial Records, Christopher Wiley, 39, of Tyler, allegedly shot and killed Rodney Walker, 52, at Walker's rental home on East First Street on Monday, July 1, 2013.
Officials then say Wiley attempted suicide and was arrested after he was released form hospital care.
He remains in the Smith County Jail on $500,000 bond.