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: Sheriff: Inmate Jesse James Crabtree 'Walked Away' From NERCC
Schnagl is charged with third-degree murder. Investigators believe he gave Jelinek some kind of drug, which led to her death.READ MORE: Minnesota Weather: 80 Expected For Monday; Summery And Damp Week Ahead
According to court records, jury selection will begin at the Chisago County Courthouse Monday. The trial is expected to last two weeks.MORE NEWS: Girl In 'Very Critical Condition' After Being Shot At Minneapolis Birthday Party
Schnagl is currently serving a 6.5-year jail sentence for cocaine possession.