Trial date set for capital murder suspect Gustavo Zavala-Garcia

The trial date for capital murder suspect Gustavo Zavala-Garcia has been scheduled for March 19, 2018.

Zavala-Garcia, 25, is accused of killing 10-year-old Kayla Gomez-Orozco in November 2016.  

Judge Jack Skeen, of the 241st District Court, said the court will likely wait until December of January to determine if it needs to push back jury selection and trial date.

 

The first assistant district attorney says forensic testing on evidence is expected to be complete by early January.

This story will be updated.

 

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