Trial date set in murder case

    A trial date of July 13 has been set in the murder trial of Jose Miguel Nieto-Roman, 28, of Beardstown. During a status hearing Tuesday afternoon in Cass County Circuit Court, a pre-trial date was also set for May 19.
    Nieto-Roman faces two counts of first degree murder in the Oct. 31, 2014 death of 8-month-old Edwardo Arizmendi Flores.

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