BROOKHAVEN, Miss. (AP) — A status hearing has been held for a man accused in the deaths of two Mississippi police officers.
The Daily Leader reports defense attorney Kelsey Rushing, who is representing Marquis A. Flowers, told Special Judge Richard W. McKenzie on Monday that his team was awaiting reports from experts on several matters and, as a result, had not yet responded to a pretrial questionnaire from District Attorney Dee Bates’ office.
Brookhaven, Mississippi, police officer Zach Moak.
Brookhaven, Mississippi, police officer James White.
Flowers is accused of shooting to death Brookhaven Police Officer James White and Cpl. Zach Moak early Sept. 29, 2018 at a residence in Brookhaven.
McKenzie and the attorneys agreed to a final motions hearing on Tuesday, Sept. 14.
Jury selection for the trial is set to begin Nov. 8.