James Merrick, charged with the death of a teen pedestrian was arraigned on information for jury trial this morning.
For the jury trial, Merrick is charged with five felonies. Count 1 Murder. Count 2 Gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated. Count 3 DUI causing injury with prior conviction (2015). Count 4 DUI with blood alcohol 0.08% causing injury. Count 5 Hit and run resulting in serious injury or death.
Trial confirmation is June 1. Jury trial scheduled June 12.