Listen Online - Listen on Mobile | Mobile App Info

Court Date Reset in Fatal Car-to-Car Vegas Strip Shooting

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A court date was postponed for an ex-convict who is expected to plead not guilty to charges that could get him the death penalty in a car-to-car shooting that killed two California women and critically wounded a man last February near the Las Vegas Strip.

Court officials said Thursday that a judge reset Omar Jamal Talley’s arraignment for Tuesday to allow time to determine if Talley’s current lawyer will continue to represent him.

Defense attorney William Skupa didn’t immediately respond to messages.

Talley faces murder, attempted murder and felony weapon charges in the Feb. 19 shooting that police and prosecutors say followed argument in a parking structure at the Miracle Mile Shops at the Planet Hollywood resort.

Talley told police following his arrest that he was drunk and high on marijuana and didn’t recall leaving the parking garage.

Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Las Vegas

Get Started
Introducing Your New Podcast Network

Listen Live