D-Day: Man Accused of Shooting, Stuffing Woman Into Trunk Begins Trial Today

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ELYRIA, OH (WOIO) - Matthew Plas, 25-years-old, will be in Lorain County Common Pleas Court Tuesday for trial.

Plas is accused of shooting Shawn Stevens in the back and beating her with a tree limb before stuffing her into the trunk of his car.

Plas happened to meet Stevens last May on a trail in the Carlisle Reservation.

Stevens survived the brutal attack but, is paralyzed.

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