Johansen trial postponed pending mental evaluation
Posted: September 4, 2012 at 1:28 p.m.
The October jury trial for a Garfield man accused of killing his mother and grandmother was postponed Tuesday. Nicholas Johansen, 20, is charged with two counts of capital murder and two counts of aggravated robbery. Prosecutors are seeking the death penalty in the murders of Louise Bishop, 81, and Christina Bishop, 40. The jury trial was slated to begin Oct. 8, but Circuit Judge Robin Green canceled the trial.
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