WPR News
1:24 pm
Mon February 23, 2004

Jury Selection Begins In Casper Murder Trial

Casper, WY – Jury selection is scheduled to begin in Casper Monday for the rape and murder trial of Dale Wayne Eaton. Eaton is accused of raping and murdering 18-year-old Lisa Marie Kimmell in 1988. Kimmell disappeared while she was headed from Colorado to her parents' home in Billings, Montana. Her body was found in the North Platte River. Kimmel's relatives are planning to be in Casper for the length of the trial. Opening arguments are scheduled for March 1st in Natrona County District Court.