Trial underway for man charged with killing boy, 3

Posted by Phil Riggan – email

HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - The case against a Henrico County man accused of killing his girlfriend's son began Monday.

Kevin Lucas is charged with second degree murder for the death of 3-year-old Christian Stephens.

The little boy died in Lucas' apartment in April 2010, but Lucas denies he's responsible.

Today, jury selection was followed by opening arguments.

Testimony will begin tomorrow, and is scheduled to last until Thursday.

NBC12 is following this story and will have more information as it becomes available.

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