STREAMING NOW: Watch Now

Murder trial for Huntsville police officer will be continued

William Darby

The murder trial for Huntsville Police Department Officer William Benjamin “Ben” Darby that was scheduled for Monday, April 8th will be continued.

Posted: Apr 5, 2019 4:05 PM
Updated: Apr 5, 2019 4:06 PM

According to Tim Gann with the Madison County District Attorney's Office, the murder trial for Huntsville Police Department Officer William Benjamin “Ben” Darby that was scheduled for Monday, April 8th will be continued.

Gann said the case has been stayed, because the defense intends to file an appeal after the immunity hearing on Wednesday. He said a new trial date will be set after a decision is made on the appeal.

For more information about Wednesday's hearing, click HERE.

Article Comments

Huntsville
Overcast
65° wxIcon
Hi: 67° Lo: 41°
Feels Like: 65°
Florence
Overcast
65° wxIcon
Hi: 67° Lo: 42°
Feels Like: 65°
Fayetteville
Overcast
63° wxIcon
Hi: 64° Lo: 39°
Feels Like: 63°
Decatur
Overcast
65° wxIcon
Hi: 66° Lo: 40°
Feels Like: 65°
Scottsboro
Broken Clouds
66° wxIcon
Hi: 66° Lo: 42°
Feels Like: 66°
WAAY Radar
WAAY WAAY-TV Cam
WAAY Temperatures

Community Events