PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The jury selected for the trial of former East Pittsburgh police officer Michael Rosfeld is expected to arrive in Pittsburgh on Monday.READ MORE: Juneteenth Celebrations Underway In Pittsburgh
Final preparations are being made for the trial, which starts Tuesday.
Jurors were selected from Dauphin County in the Harrisburg because of all the pre-trial publicity in Allegheny County.READ MORE: Rostraver Township First Responders Rescue Kitten Stuck In Storm Drain For 1 Day
Jurors — five white men, four white women, two black women, and one black man as well as three alternates — will travel to Pittsburgh by bus on Monday.
Race is expected to be a factor in the case as Rosfeld is white and he is charged in the shooting death of black teenager Antwon Rose II. The incident occurred this past summer.MORE NEWS: Aliquippa Group Wants To Make Sure Every Kid Has A Bicycle This Summer