An arraignment hearing was continued a second time Tuesday in Pike County Circuit Court for an Arizona man charged with the murder of his half brother.

The arraignment of 29 year old Joseph Coffman was continued to February 24th.

Coffman is alleged to have stabbed 47 year old Dennis Coffman of Petersburg early last July 19th during an altercation on Interstate 72 just east of the Mark Twain Bridge.

Joseph Coffman is being held in the Pike County Jail without bail.