Accused mass murderer expected in court Tuesday

Lincoln County, TN (WAFF) -- An accused mass murderer is expected in court Tuesday. Jacob Shaffer is accused of killing 5 people in Lincoln County, Tennessee and one person in Huntsville back in July.

The victims include his estranged wife, three members of her family, a family friend, and an acquaintance.

Prosecutors in Tennessee are seeking the death penalty.

Charges haven't been filed yet in connection to the Huntsville murder.