Frankenhauser murder trial set for April 1

Posted: October 24, 2012 at 9:14 a.m.

The capital murder trial of a man accused of shooting a Fayetteville woman in the head was reset today.

Eric Thomas Frankenhauser, 41, is charged with the fatal shooting of 39-year old Jessica Stewart. He is also charged with first degree battery.

Washington County Circuit Judge William Storey reset the case for April 1, 2013. If convicted, Frankenhauser faces life in prison without the possibility of parole or the death penalty.