Trial Begins for Mark Goudeauon April 20, 2011 in Serial Killers by Brian Combs
Jury selection began on Tuesday for Mark Goudeau, who is accused of being the Baseline Killer. He is charged with nine murders, which occurred from August 2005 through June 2006.
The 74 felony counts he faces include murder, attempted murder, kidnapping, sexual and aggravated assault, and armed robbery. The state of Arizona is seeking the death penalty.
Jury selection is expected to take a month. The trial is schedule to start on June 6, and should last through February.
Goudeau is already serving a sentence of 438 years for the sexual assault of two sisters in a park in south Phoenix.
Goudeau maintains his innocence.