Rapid City murder suspects request separate trials
RAPID CITY, S.D. – The duo accused of shooting and killing a Box Elder teen in February are trying to split the trial.
Andre Martinez and Cole Waters, both 20, are charged with aiding and abetting the first-degree murder of Emmanuel Hinton, 17.
Their attorneys Tuesday, submitted a motion to sever the two inmates to be tried separately. Judge Robert Gusinsky did not rule on the hearing.
The two are set to appear in court again January 21st.