Murder trial for Chaska bar stabbing begins Tuesday 13 Mar 12

The murder trial of a Chaska man charged in a fatal bar fight is expected to begin this week.Jesse James Rogers, 32, is facing charges of second-degree murder for allegedly stabbing Jason Foster outside Kelley’s Bar in downtown Chaska. Foster, 35, died following the altercation in the early morning hours of June 3.

Jury selection is expected to begin today, with testimony beginning next week.

Rogers has been in the Carver County Jail since June 3.