5 murder suspects appear in court

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Five murder suspects charged with the death of two teenagers last summer appear in court.
 
Stephen Russell, Demond Mitchell, Keshawn Mclaurin and Jahaun Jones are charged with the shooting death of Shakur Franklin.
 
Darion Eady is charged with the shooting death of Elijah Jackson. 
 
During Fridays pre-trial hearing Judge Cunningham discussed moving the case out of Erie County or bringing in another jury if an impartial jury can’t be found.
 
The judge also said he would consider having a separate trial for suspect Darion Eady as he is the only defendant charged with the death of Elijah Jackson.
 
Judge Cunnigham will respond to all of the pre-trial motions in two weeks.

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