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Jury trial delayed for man charged in West Chester quadruple homicide

A trial date of September 2020 has been set for man charged with killing four family members in...
A trial date of September 2020 has been set for man charged with killing four family members in their West Chester apartment earlier this year. Gurpreet Singh, 37, appeared in Butler County Common Pleas Court Thursday morning.(WXIX)
Published: May. 26, 2021 at 4:06 PM EDT
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WEST CHESTER, Ohio (FOX19) - Gurpreet Singh’s trial for a quadruple homicide has been delayed till Oct. 3, 2022.

The defense requested the delay because there have been delays getting things they need from his home country due to COVID-19 restrictions, according to Singh’s attorney.

Singh, 38, is accused of killing his wife, her parents, and her aunt at the Lakefront at West Chester apartment complex in April 2019.

He faces four counts of aggravated murder.

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With specifications of using a firearm and killing two or more persons, Singh could face the death penalty if convicted.

Singh has pleaded not guilty and is being held without bond at the Butler County Jail.

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