New Judge and Possible Change Of Venue in Whitworth Homicide
The two defendants charged with First-Degree Murder and Armed Criminal Action in the case of a Warrensburg business man who was shot and killed September 1st will appear before a new judge in the case, and possibly be granted a change of venue
An Assistant Public Defender, Norman Craig Napier, requested the new location for the trial Tuesday for Reginald Singletary. The hearing for the co-defendant, Ziyad Abid, was continued. Both men were originally charged Sept. 5th in the death of William Blaine Whitworth at his home in Warrensburg.