New Trial Date In Northwood Stabbing Murder

Created: 05/20/2014 2:04 PM

A trial scheduling conference in Worth County Iowa this morning results in a new start date in a Northwood murder case.

Tyrone Washington Jr. will stand trial October 20, 2014 in the stabbing death of his former girlfriend, Justina Smith.

Washington is accused in Smith's murder which happened August 5, 2013 at Swensrud Park in Northwood.

A change of venue was already granted in the case which will take place in Fort Dodge at the Webster County Courthouse.

Tyrone Washington Jr.