COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - Two men who are charged with the October 2017 murder of a 19-year-old on Young Ave. in Columbus now have a date to begin their trial.
The pair is now scheduled to head to trial on Nov. 4.
In 2017, witnesses told police that they saw Meade, Scarborough and a third male at or near the house where Murphy was found dead.
Officers say they believe Murphy came to the residence with a group to meet for a gun sale. It is unclear if Murphy was meant to be purchasing or selling a firearm.
Police also say that they believe Scarborough to be the person who pulled the trigger.