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(HOLMES COUNTY ADVERTISER) — A psychological well being analysis was held earlier this week for William Shane Parker, who’s charged within the 2020 murder of 51-year-old Raul Ambriz Guillen with premeditated homicide, abuse of a useless human physique, and tampering with proof.
Public Defender Derick Blount suggested the courtroom in a pre-trial listening to held Wednesday that Parker could be present process a psychological well being analysis the next day and must be prepared for trial in roughly a month.
Whereas there aren’t any felony trial dates for the rest of the yr, Choose Timothy Register acknowledged he want to see this go to trial earlier than the tip of the yr.
“This has been on the books lengthy sufficient,” mentioned Choose Register. “If we have to use one of many misdemeanor trial dates to get that completed, then we are going to try this.”
Parker is about for an additional pre-trial listening to on November 17.