The first day in the murder trial of Brent Cox, who is accused of Aggravated Murder and Aggravated Robbery, has been completed.
32-year-old Brent Cox from Pickaway County was slated to go on trial Monday, April 16th in Pickaway County Common Pleas Court for the October 12th fatal shooting of 43-year-old Rodney Metcalf, but was continued until June 4th.
Cox is accused of being the gunman in the shooting, which also recently saw 46-year-old Donald Shepard plead guilty to his role on related charges of involuntary manslaughter and aggravated robbery.
Shepard was sentenced to 16-years in prison for his participation in the attempt to steal cash and drugs from Metcalf.
Kevin Coleman regularly reports on Chillicothe & Circleville councils