HAMMOND, Ind. (CBS/AP) — A federal magistrate appointed a public defender for a man during his first court appearance in the June killing of a security guard shot to death outside a Gary bank during a robbery.
Twenty-six-year-old Hailey Gist-Holden is charged along with 24-year-old James A. King Jr., of Miami, with killing bank security guard Richard Castellana on June 11.READ MORE: COVID Test Confusion After Suburban Family Believes They Got False Result from University Of Illinois SHIELD Program
During the hearing in Hammond, a magistrate set a July 22 hearing at which Gist-Holden will be arraigned on murder, armed bank robbery and drug charges.READ MORE: Jussie Smollett Trial: Defense Attorney Calls For Mistrial And Accuses Judge Of Lunging At Her; Judge Denies Claims And Motion
The hearing was the first since the Gary man was returned to Indiana after police arrested him last month near Valdosta, Georgia.MORE NEWS: CTA Red, Orange, Green Line Trains Left Standing At Roosevelt During Afternoon Rush Due To Police Activity
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