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Posted at 05:35 AM ET, 04/18/2011

Grand jury to hear U-Va. slaying case

A grand jury is scheduled to consider the case against a former University of Virginia lacrosse player accused of killing a member of the women’s team.

The Charlottesville grand jury is expected to review first-degree murder, robbery, burglary, statutory burglary and grand larceny charges against George Huguely when it meets Monday.

The panel will decide whether to indict the 23-year-old Huguely and allow the case to proceed to trial, which is considered likely.Huguely is accused in the May 3, 2010, death of 22-year-old lacrosse player Yeardley Love. He has remained in jail since his arrest.

By Associated Press  |  05:35 AM ET, 04/18/2011

Categories:  Virginia, Juvenile Justice, Homicide


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