Thursday 13th August 2020

A Plea/Trial Setting is set in the case of a 22-year-old Fayette man charged with murder.
Alfredo Demario Hicks Jr. is charged with a Class A Felony for Murder in the First Degree; and an Unclassified Felony for Armed Criminal Action in connection with the shooting death of 29-year-old John L. Turner, of Poplar Bluff, who was found deceased inside his vehicle from an apparent gunshot wound at approximately 1:30 p.m. on December 30, 2019.

Hicks entered a plea of not guilty and waived his formal arraignment on January 3, 2020. He is currently being held without bond.
His case has been continued and the new date for his Plea/Trial Setting is now set to be held at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, August 19 at Howard County Circuit Court.