LINCOLN COUNTY (WAOW) - The first witness has taken the stand in the murder trial of Chase Boruch.
Boruch is accused of killing his mother, Sally Pergolski, in June of 2010. At the time he told police he and his mother were headed on a fishing trip, he lost control of the vehicle and they ended up in the Moraine Lake. In the process, he reportedly told police Pergolski drowned.
Jury selection was held today in Merrill, followed by opening statements.