Man accused of crimes in 3 states waives Kansas hearing
June 4, 2017
PRATT, Kan. (AP) — A man accused of killing and wounding people in Mississippi, New Mexico and Kansas in February has waived a hearing.
Alex Deaton is charged in Kansas with attempted murder, aggravated robbery, theft, fleeing and attempting to elude an officer.
KSNW-TV reports (http://bit.ly/2so9Q24 ) that a Pratt County judge bound Deaton over after he waived Friday's hearing. The stepfather of Pratt store clerk Riley Juel, whom Deaton is accused of shooting, says a recovering Juel has resumed work.
Deaton is indicted in Rankin County, Mississippi, for murder, auto theft and drive-by sh...