The Latest on the trial of a former Minneapolis police officer who fatally shot an unarmed Australian woman in 2017 (all times local):

4:35 p.m.

Six potential jurors have been excused from hearing the trial of a former Minneapolis police officer who fatally shot an unarmed Australian woman who called 911 to report a possible assault.

FILE - In this Dec. 21, 2017 file photo, John Ruszczyk makes a statement in Sydney, demanding a more rigorous probe into the fatal shooting of his daughter, Justine Ruszczyk Damond, by Minneapolis police. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft, File)
FILE – In this Dec. 21, 2017 file photo, John Ruszczyk makes a statement in Sydney, demanding a more rigorous probe into the fatal shooting of his daughter, Justine Ruszczyk Damond, by Minneapolis police. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft, File)

Mohamed Noor is charged with murder in the July 2017 death of Justine Ruszczyk Damond.

Attorneys and the judge said Tuesday that they’ve examined the questionnaires filled out by roughly half of the potential 75 jurors. They excused six of them based on their written answers.

One excused juror wrote that he or she has negative feelings toward Somalis and believed Noor was a fast-track police hire. Noor is Somali American.

FILE - In this Aug. 11, 2017, file photo, Johanna Morrow plays the didgeridoo during a memorial service for Justine Ruszczyk Damond at Lake Harriet in Minneapolis. (Aaron Lavinsky/Star Tribune via AP, File)
FILE – In this Aug. 11, 2017, file photo, Johanna Morrow plays the didgeridoo during a memorial service for Justine Ruszczyk Damond at Lake Harriet in Minneapolis. (Aaron Lavinsky/Star Tribune via AP, File)

Another potential juror said he had already decided that Noor is innocent.

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12:30 a.m.

This courtroom sketch depicts jury selection Monday, April 1, 2019, in Minneapolis in the trial of former Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor, second from right, who fatally shot an unarmed Australian woman after she called 911 to report a possible sexual assault behind her home. (Cedric Hohnstadt via AP)
This courtroom sketch depicts jury selection Monday, April 1, 2019, in Minneapolis in the trial of former Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor, second from right, who fatally shot an unarmed Australian woman after she called 911 to report a possible sexual assault behind her home. (Cedric Hohnstadt via AP)

Attorneys will argue Tuesday whether jurors at a former Minneapolis police officer’s murder trial should see a “fly through” exhibit of the shooting scene.

The prosecution wants to introduce a 3D scan of the neighborhood where Mohamed Noor fatally shot 40-year-old Justine Ruszczyk Damond in July 2017 after she called 911 to report a possible sexual assault behind her home.

The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension used the scanner to document the scene. In a motion, the prosecution says one of the videos shows where Noor’s squad car was in relation to Damond’s body.

Former Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor, left, and his attorneys Peter Wold, center, and Thomas Plunkett, right, made their way out of court at the Hennepin County Government Center, Monday, April 1, 2019 in Minneapolis, Minn. (Elizabeth Flores/Star Tribune via AP)
Former Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor, left, and his attorneys Peter Wold, center, and Thomas Plunkett, right, made their way out of court at the Hennepin County Government Center, Monday, April 1, 2019 in Minneapolis, Minn. (Elizabeth Flores/Star Tribune via AP)

The BCA also inserted lines showing potential bullet trajectories. But Noor’s attorneys contend the video is inadmissible because it “inaccurately and prejudicially depicts what a person would actually see.”

Jury selection began Monday and resumes Wednesday.

Former Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor leaves the Hennepin County Government Center after the first day of trial in Minneapolis on Monday, April 1, 2019. (Evan Frost/Minnesota Public Radio via AP)
Former Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor leaves the Hennepin County Government Center after the first day of trial in Minneapolis on Monday, April 1, 2019. (Evan Frost/Minnesota Public Radio via AP)
Alana Ramadan holds a sign reading
Alana Ramadan holds a sign reading “Liberty & Justice for all. Why the double standard, Mr. Freeman?” during a press conference at the first day of jury selection for the murder and manslaughter trial of former Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor in the death of Justine Ruszczyk Damond at the Hennepin County Government Center in Minneapolis, Minn. (Renee Jones Schneider/Star Tribune via AP)
A former Minneapolis police officer on trial in the fatal 2017 shooting of an unarmed Australian woman had nothing to say as he entered a courthouse. (April 1)
A former Minneapolis police officer on trial in the fatal 2017 shooting of an unarmed Australian woman had nothing to say as he entered a courthouse. (April 1)

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