Man charged in Megan Nichols' death pleads not guilty

Man charged in Megan Nichols' death pleads not guilty

WAYNE CO., IL (WFIE) - In Wayne County, Illinois, the suspect arrested in connection to the disappearance and death of Megan Nichols faced a judge for the first time.

According the court records, 24-year-old Brodey Murbarger pleaded not guilty to all charges against him - including murder.

Records show his attorney is demanding a jury trial on or before February 4, but the judge did not make a decision on that.

Brodey Murbarger.
Brodey Murbarger. (Source: Vanderburgh Co. Jail)

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