A woman accused of killing her daughter appeared in Lewis County Circuit Court Thursday morning.
Lena Lunsford, who is accused of killing her daughter, Aliayah Lunsford, by hitting her in the head with a solid, handheld object on September 24, 2011, appeared in Lewis County Circuit Court for a motion hearing.
According to the Lewis County Circuit Clerk’s office, the hearing was held to confirm that the trial would still happen as scheduled.
Jury selection will begin at 9 a.m. on Thursday, April 12, and the trial is set to begin on Monday, April 16.
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