Murder trial begins today

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - Murder trial begins today for suspects Damien McDaniels and Alphonza Holmes. Both are charged with shooting and killing Cedric Burch.

The shooting happened in July of 2007 at a gas station on Richard Scrushy Parkway in Fairfield. Investigators say Burch parked his car at a gas pump and was walking toward the store when another car pulled up and opened fire.

Burch collapsed on the sidewalk and was pronounced dead a little bit later.