A man who was charged with killing his roommate last June in Monett will stand trial for the mans murder.
Attorney's for Francisco Hernandez waived their clients preliminary hearing yesterday (12-29) and he was bound over to Circuit Court.
Prosecutors say that 39 year-old Francisco Hernandez allegedly stabbed Rolando Hernandez at the apartment the two shared in June in a fight over money.
After the stabbing Francisco Hernandez told friends he was fleeing to Texas. Authorities tracked Hernandez through Texas and Arkansas before finally catching up with him in Oklahoma.
Hernandez will he will be formally arraigned on January 20, 2009.
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