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Teen's Murder Trial Starts Monday

By Megan Moore
NewsChannel 10

HEREFORD, TEXAS - A Hereford teenager goes to trial Monday for her alleged role in the murder of her own grandmother.

Jury selection starts in the morning.

Authorities believe 17 year old Sygourney Grajeda killed 74 year old Lucia Guajardo in her Hereford home in august of last year.

Guajardo was found stabbed to death.

But police do not believe Grajeda is the only one involved.  Her alleged accomplice, 15 year old Damien Rodriguez, will stand trial when hers is over.

Grajeda is charged with murder; prosecutors are not seeking the death penalty.

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