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South Bend murder suspect gets trial date

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Anthony Jefferson, Courtesy Winnebago County (IL) Sheriff's Dept. Anthony Jefferson, Courtesy Winnebago County (IL) Sheriff's Dept.

A man wanted for murder in South Bend will now have his date in court.  Anthony "Bones" Jefferson will have his trial begin on January 14 in St. Joseph County.

He appeared in court Thursday morning for a litany of charges including murder and attempted murder. It was back in September that police say he shot and killed Jason Reid. Tyreece Walker survived the shooting but suffered injuries.

Jefferson also faces charges of confinement and robbery.

Police say he forced a women to withdraw money from an ATM and then stole her car and cell phone.  He then fled to Illinois but was extradited back to South Bend.

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