Jury selection date set for Thomas Dixon retrial

Dr. Thomas Dixon
Dr. Thomas Dixon
Published: Aug. 20, 2015 at 1:06 AM CDT|Updated: Feb. 18, 2016 at 2:06 AM CST
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LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - Jury selection is set to begin on Oct. 12 in the retrial of an Amarillo man accused of killing a Lubbock doctor.

Thomas Dixon is accused of hiring David Shepard to kill former Covenant Chief Pathologist Dr. Joseph Sonnier at his Lubbock home back in July of 2012.

Shepard is currently serving a life sentence without parole.

Earlier this year, Jurors declared a mistrial in Dixon's murder trial after almost a month of testimony.

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