WOBURN (AP) — A Wayland teenager accused of killing his former girlfriend and leaving her body in a marshy area of town will go on trial in about a year.
During a pretrial conference in Middlesex Superior Court on Wednesday, prosecutors and defense lawyers agreed on a tentative trial date of Oct. 29, 2012.READ MORE: Pedestrian Seriously Injured In Hit-And-Run Crash In Somerville
He is charged with first-degree murder, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon and assault and battery.
Both were 18 and had just graduated from Wayland High School.READ MORE: Shot Of Hope: Worcester Pharmacist Proud To 'Restore A Sense Of Normalcy'
They had dated for several years but had recently split.
Fujita was not in court on Wednesday.
Fujita’s lawyer tells The MetroWest Daily News he has yet to pore through documents in the case.MORE NEWS: Freight Train Engineer Shot With Pellet Gun In Wareham
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