Trial in Vermont teacher death to start in October
ST. JOHNSBURY (AP) - The trial for a Vermont man charged along with his wife in the killing of a popular St. Johnsbury teacher has been scheduled for October.
Allen and Patricia Prue face kidnapping and first-degree murder charges in the March 2012 death of Melissa Jenkins. Police allege the Prues lured Jenkins from her home and then killed her. They have both pleaded not guilty.
Allen Prue's trial has been moved to Chittenden County.
The Caledonian Record reports Judge Robert Bent said the trial will begin with a jury draw on Oct. 6.
Patricia Prue intends to use an insanity defense at her upcoming t
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