Ramsey County District Judge Leonardo Castro has delayed the murder trial of Jeffrey Trevino until September 16.
The defense requested an independent analysis of autopsy results following the recovery of 30-year-old Kira Steger's body in the Mississippi River on May 8.
The trial's original start date was slated for July 22. Trevino, 39, has pleaded not guilty to two counts of second-degree murder.Friends and family held a benefit for the Steger family last Thursday to allow the family to travel to the trial.
Benefit held for Kira Steger, family to travel to trial: http://www.myfoxtwincities.com/story/22709502/benefit-held-for-kira-steger-family-to-travel-to-trial
Amended charges unveil new details: http://www.myfoxtwincities.com/story/22251167/kira-trevino-murder-amended-charges-unveil-new-details
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