A trial date is set in Pike County Missouri for an August 2017 murder.
62 year old Michael Black has entered a not guilty plea to first degree murder… second degree murder and armed criminal action charges in the death of 31 year old Alexander Koch in a domestic incident. The trial is scheduled to begin on November 30th. Black and Koch shared a residence on Route Y southwest of Bowling Green. A case management conference is set for May 7th.