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.

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