Kyle Kresge was in court Tuesday for the beginning of his bench trial.  According to officials, the 48 year old is charged with fatally shooting 34 year old Lawrence Purcell Jr in effort.
Purcell is said to have been shot during an argument, sometime around 12 noon Feburary 14, 2017 at Kresge’s home. 
Evidence and pictures of the victim were presented during testimony Tuesday. The Trial will continue Wednesday.