BALTIMORE (WJZ/AP) — A 15-year-old Baltimore girl is facing trial on first-degree murder charges.
The trial for Arteesha Holt was set to begin Tuesday morning in Baltimore Circuit Court, but was postponed until next week.READ MORE: Anne Arundel County Police Make An Arrest In The Murder Of An 85-Year-Old Edgewater Woman
Police said Holt shot Jose Gonzalez-Coreas and another man during a robbery attempt in August after the men laughed at her because she was so young. Gonzalez-Coreas was hit in the head and died a week later. The other man suffered a graze wound. Holt was 14 at the time.READ MORE: Maryland Schools Report More Than 10,000 Covid Cases Since Reopening In Person, State Board Will Revisit Mask Mandate In December
A request by Holt’s defense to move her case to juvenile court was denied in May.MORE NEWS: Baltimore County Family Without A Home After Tree Falls Through Roof During Monday's Storms
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