Jury selected for 2021 quadruple homicide

Published: May. 10, 2022 at 6:17 PM EDT
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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA) - Jury selection took place Tuesday for the Fort Wayne man accused of killing a woman and her three children in 2021.

Cohen Hancz-Barron is charged with four counts of murder that happened back in June of 2021.

Almost a year ago now, 26-year-old Sarah Zent and her children 5-year-old Carter, 3-year-old Ashton, and 2-year-old Aubree died in that brutal knife attack in their Gay Street home.

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By around 2 p.m. Tuesday, the court was on its third round of jury selection and by 4:30 p.m. the court has secured a full jury. When choosing the jurors, the prosecutors and defense were looking if the candidates could be open-minded, and present a fair and impartial verdict.

Opening arguments are set to begin Wednesday. Stay with ABC21 News as we will have a crew in the courtroom gathering the latest information on this trial.

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