Trial Rescheduled For Topeka Man Charged With Murder

By: Stephanie Schultz
By: Stephanie Schultz

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - A Topeka murder trial has been rescheduled again.

Austin Tabor will now face a jury October 9.

His first trial in April was stopped because a Topeka Capital Journal reporter tweeted a picture that identified a juror.

Tabor is charged with killing 20-year-old Matthew Mitchell in October 2010, on the Topeka West High School campus.

The new trial was set to begin today, but Tabor received a new attorney, pushing the start date back again.

A status conference is set for July 16.

Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus
631 SW Commerce Pl. Topeka, Kansas 66615 phone: 785-272-6397 fax: 785-272-1363 email:
Copyright © 2002-2015 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 160332385 -
Gray Television, Inc.