EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – A lawsuit against a man at the center of one of Evansville’s highest-profile missing person cases is set to go to trial in a little over a year.
A judge set a June 7, 2021 trial date in connection with the wrongful death lawsuit against Terrence Roach.
Roach was found guilty on several counts in several counts in connection with Aleah Beckerle’s disappearance, but he was acquitted for her murder.
Following the acquittal, Beckerle’s mother filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Roach.
Beckerle went missing in July of 2016.
Her body was found in an abandoned home in Evansville in May of 2017.
(This story was originally published on January 21, 2020)