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Exchange Park murder trial date moved to September

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WATERLOO (KWWL) -- A Waterloo man accused in the stabbing death of a teenager is set to stand trial later this year.

22-year-old Wyatt Johnson is charged with first degree murder in the death of 18-year old Kevin Garcia.

Garcia was killed during a gang fight in Exchange Park in April of 2009.

Two 16-year olds were also stabbed in the fight, Johnson faces attempted murder charges in connection with their attacks.

Johnson's trial was originally slated to begin in August but is now set for September.

Johnson is currently in the Black Hawk County Jail.

 

Online Producer-Chris Becker

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