KAHOKA, Missouri — The second-degree murder trial for a former St. Louis police officer accused of killing a northeast Missouri man has been delayed until April.
The Quincy (Ill.) Herald-Whig (http://bit.ly/1bfl1cy ) reports that 59-year-old Glenn Head, now of Novelty, Missouri, is charged with second-degree murder in the Dec. 11 shooting of 67-year-old William Bacon. Authorities say the shooting happened during a dispute on Bacon's property southwest of Novelty in Knox County.
The trial will start April 7 in nearby Clark County on a change of venue.
Head was a St. Louis officer from 1977 to 1988.
Information from: The Quincy Herald-Whig, http://www.whig.com