The trial for Craig Patterson, who is facing a single charge of murder in the May 22 shooting death of Julian Dawkins in Alexandria, is expected to last all week.
A grand jury will hear the case of Craig Patterson, an Arlington County Sheriff's deputy who allegedly shot and killed a 22-year-old man in Alexandria this past May.
An Arlington County Sheriff's deputy charged with first-degree murder has a preliminary hearing Tuesday.
An Alexandria judge on Friday scheduled Craig Patterson's initial hearing for August 6. He stands accused in the murder of Julian Dawkins, who was shot to death on Lynhaven Street in Alexandria on May 22.
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