Third trial in Indiana family slaying case delayed a week - 13 WTHR Indianapolis

Third trial in Indiana family slaying case delayed a week

Updated:

New DNA evidence is causing a one-week delay in a southern Indiana man's third trial on charges that he killed his wife and two young children nearly 13 years ago.

The Spencer County judge overseeing the case against 49-year-old David Camm held a hearing Tuesday during which he scheduled jury selection to start Aug. 12. Camm's trial will be held in central Indiana's Boone County because of publicity about the shootings at the family's home in Georgetown, near Louisville, Ky.

The judge ruled in May that DNA tests could be done on the shirt Camm wore the day of the shootings.

Defense attorney Stacy Uliana tells The Courier-Journal those results are needed before jury selection starts.

Juries convicting Camm of murder in 2002 and 2006. Both verdicts were overturned.

(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

Powered by WorldNow