Trial continues for man accused in 2014 Ardmore murder

Stephen Vineyard

ARDMORE, Okla. (KXII) - The trial continues for a man accused of first-degree murder.

Stephen Vineyard is accused of shooting and killing Ella Loftis, 59, in Ardmore in June 2014.

Police say Loftis was causet in the crossfire between gang members.

Vineyard was arrested in 2018, four years after Loftis was found shot to death on her front porch.

Police say that he confessed to the shooting days later to a witness.

Vineyard faces life in prison if found guilty.