Hung jury means Rickie Jones will have new trial date set

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MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (WEHT) – Rickie Jones was on trial in connection with the November 2017 death of Tony Faith, but the trial ended with a hung jury on Friday.

Jones was ordered to be back in court later this year to set a new trial date.

Faith’s wife said her husband and Jones were having an argument near their home one night.

She said when she woke up the next morning, she found her husband dead in the yard.

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(This story was originally published August 19, 2019)

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