• Murder trial postponed until October

    by  • September 9, 2013 • News

    A murder trial for an Elkville man accused of the murder of a Jefferson County woman has been pushed back a month due to a change in attorneys. gavel 3

    Trial was to begin in Franklin County tomorrow for 39-year-old Donald Lee of Elkville but has been reset for October 8th.

    Lee has pleaded not guilty to first degree murder and aggravated weapons use by a convicted felon in the May 17th shooting death of 23-year-old Brittany Andrews of Bonnie. Andrews was shot in the head May 17th outside a Benton flower and card shop and died later at a hospital. Lee’s aunt says her nephew and Andrews had an on-again, off-again relationship.