MARSHALLTOWN, Iowa — A July trial has been scheduled for a Marshalltown man accused of killing his brother.

The Marshalltown Times-Republican reports (http://bit.ly/2qwVBrj ) that lawyers for 22-year-old Jordan Parker submitted a written plea to the charge of second-degree murder. His trial is set to begin July 25.

Authorities say Parker fatally stabbed his 21-year-old brother, Isaiah Parker, during a scuffle April 26 that escalated at the home they shared.


Information from: Times-Republican, http://www.timesrepublican.com

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