Trial starts for man charged with killing girlfriend and her parents

Sedrick Clayton

Sedrick Clayton

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Opening statements are taking place today in the murder trial of a man accused of shooting and killing his girlfriend and her parents two years ago.

Sedrick Clayton  faces three charges of first degree murder.

Police say Clayton got into a heated argument with his girlfriend, Pashea Fisher, and killed her along with her parents at their south Memphis home.

Jurors were sworn in Tuesday morning.