Blakes murder trial begins Tuesday
BATON ROUGE- A four year old Baton Rouge murder case is expected to begin trial today. Johnny Ray Blakes is accused of killing a mother of three in her home back in 2011.
Police say Blakes forced his way into 25-year-old Rochel Christal's house on Byron Street and shot her. Christal was Blakes' ex-girlfriend.
He's being charged with first degree murder.