Trial date set for Evansville teen accused of murder

Published: Nov. 24, 2021 at 4:04 PM CST
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EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WFIE) - A trial date has been set for one of two teenagers charged in connection to an Evansville man’s death.

17-year old Samajui Barnes is set to go to trial in April.

Barnes and 15-year old Arkee Coleman are accused in the shooting death of 37-year old Jonathan Stitts.

Stitts was found with several gunshot wounds at an apartment building on Parrett Street in October.

Coleman and Barnes both have court hearings next month.

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