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Timeline: Here's what led to Joshua Young's trial

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  • Joshua Young is on trial for complicity to murder in the death of his stepbrother, Trey Zwicker
  • The 17-year-old's father has pleaded guilty to Zwicker's murder and was sentenced to life in prison
Timeline: Here's what led to Joshua Young's trial

HLN is bringing you complete coverage of Joshua Young's trial. The 17-year-old is charged with complicity to murder in the beating death of his stepbrother, Trey Zwicker. Young's father has pleaded guilty to the murder and was sentenced to life in prison. Here's a look at what happened in the years leading up to Young's trial:

April 2010 -- Angelina Young, Joshua’s mother, dies of a drug overdose.

April 2010-March 2011  -- Joshua Young lives in a series of foster homes, finding a stable home with Susan and Chuck Stoneburger for several months.

September 29, 2010 -- Joshua Gouker, Young's father, is released from prison.

March 2011 -- Gouker regains custody of his son, Joshua Young.

May 10, 2011 -- Trey Zwicker, 14, is beaten to death.

June 23, 2011 -- Joshua Young, 15, is arrested in connection with the death of Trey Zwicker.

November 17, 2011 -- Joshua Young is charged with murder and tampering with physical evidence.

July 26, 2012 -- Joshua Young is charged with complicity to murder and complicity to tampering with physical evidence.

July 26, 2012 -- Joshua Young's father, Joshua Gouker, is charged with murder, wanton endangerment and unlawful transaction with a minor, tampering with physical evidence, torture of a dog or cat and persistent felony offender.

August 15, 2012 -- The prosecutor dismisses murder and tampering charges against Joshua Young, but complicity to murder and complicity to tamper remain.

August 20, 2012 -- Joshua Gouker, is arraigned on a charge of murder. He blurts out to the judge that he killed Zwicker and acted alone.

August 22, 2012 -- Joshua Young pleads not guilty at his arraignment.

May 10, 2013 -- Joshua Gouker pleads guilty to Zwicker’s murder.

July 26, 2013 -- Gouker is sentenced to life for the murder of Zwicker.

July 29, 2013  -- Joshua Young stands trial for complicity to murder and complicity to tampering with physical evidence. Jury selection begins.

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