WATCH LIVE: Pretrial motions in Andre McDonald murder trial

Andre McDonald is accused of killing his wife Andreen McDonald in 2019

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SAN ANTONIO – A judge will hear arguments Wednesday regarding the defense team’s motion to dismiss evidence in the murder trial of an Air Force major accused of killing his wife.

Andre McDonald is accused of the 2019 murder of his wife Andreen McDonald, whose remains were found four months after she disappeared.

On Tuesday, a jury was selected for McDonald’s trial in the 399th district criminal court.

Watch Wednesday’s proceedings in the video player above and follow along as KSAT’s court reporter Erica Hernandez live tweets from the courtroom. Keep reading for background on the case.

The trial is scheduled to begin Monday and KSAT 12 will livestream it from gavel to gavel.

If found guilty, McDonald is facing up to life in prison.

To catch up on this case, watch “Open Court: The Trial of Andre McDonald” out now on KSAT Plus and KSAT’s YouTube channel.

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About the Authors:

David Ibañez has been managing editor of KSAT.com since the website's launch in October 2000.

Erica Hernandez is an Emmy award-winning journalist with15 years of experience in the broadcast news business. Erica has covered a wide array of stories all over Central and South Texas. She's currently the court reporter and cohost of the podcast Texas Crime Stories.