MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The trial begins Monday for a man accused of killing an Oakdale woman.
Hundreds of volunteers spent five months searching for Danielle Jelinek, who was reported missing on Dec. 9, 2013. Her body was eventually found in a small pond near the house of her ex-boyfriend, Aaron Schnagl.READ MORE: Andover Residents With Contaminated Drinking Water Are Frustrated, Want Answers
Schnagl is charged with third-degree murder. Investigators believe he gave Jelinek some kind of drug, which led to her death.READ MORE: Man Shot In Jaw While Driving In St. Paul
According to court records, jury selection will begin at the Chisago County Courthouse Monday. The trial is expected to last two weeks.MORE NEWS: Parents Split On Whether They'll Vaccinate As Pfizer Touts Effectiveness With Kids 5 To 11
Schnagl is currently serving a 6.5-year jail sentence for cocaine possession.