11/20/14 12:15 p.m.
Jerrod Hartman’s murder trial has been delayed until next spring. Hartman is accused of the death of his 44-day old son James in November 2013 to which he has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity.
The 25-year-old appeared this morning in Hancock County Common Pleas Court with a pending request from his attorney to exhume the body of his deceased son for additional examination.
Judge Joseph Niemeyer said he would need more information before ruling. Attorneys will further debate the motion during a Jan. 20 hearing.
A new trial date has been set for April 13.Read More →