HOT SPRINGS, Ark. (AP) - Prosecutors are seeking a delay in the upcoming trial for a man accused of killing a Hot Springs Village police dispatcher.
Kevin Duck is scheduled to go to trial July 22, but prosecutors filed a motion Thursday seeking to push back the trial until November. In the motion, prosecutors say they're still awaiting evidence from the Federal Bureau of Investigation that's needed for the trial.
A judge has not yet ruled on the request.
Duck is charged with first-degree murder for the 2011 death of his girlfriend, Dawna Natzke, who worked as a police dispatcher and was a mother of three.
Authorities say Natzke was last seen with Duck at a Christmas party. Searchers found her body days later. An autopsy says Natzke died from blunt force trauma and drowning.
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