Murder Trial Delayed

(Park Hills) The murder trial of Oscar Ortiz Junior of Park Hills has been delayed.

Ortiz has been charged with first degree murder and armed criminal action in a case that dates back to 2019.

His trial was to have taken place last week.

It’s now been rescheduled for October 12th at the St. Francois County Courthouse in Farmington.

He’s charged in connection with the 2019 death of Adam Carroll of Farmington.