UPDATE: Monday, October 29, 2012
A preliminary hearing scheduled for two suspects in the death of a Tabor College football player has once again been continued.
The defense requested a continuance for defendants Alton Franklin and DeQuinte Flournoy. Prosecutors did not object and the judge granted the request. The preliminary hearing is now scheduled for December 10.
Monday, October 29, 2012
A preliminary hearing for two suspects in the death of a Tabor College football player is set for today in McPherson County District Court.
Alton Franklin and DeQuinte Flournoy are each charged with aiding and abetting second-degree murder in the death last month of 26-year-old Brandon Brown. The redshirt defensive lineman for Tabor died Sept. 22 from injuries he suffered after a fight Sept. 16 in McPherson.
Franklin and Flournoy, former McPherson College football players, are under suspension from the college.
KAKE's Jared Cerullo will be covering the hearing, which begins at 11 a.m. at McPherson County District Court. Look for updates throughout the day on kake.com and on later KAKE newscasts.