WESTMINSTER, Md. (AP) — A Maryland man convicted in the death of an 8-month-old girl wants a review of his case.
Donald Ray Pevia Jr., of Sykesville, is serving a 60-year prison sentence after being convicted of second-degree murder and other crimes in the death of his girlfriend’s daughter. The medical examiner’s office says the infant’s March 2009 death was caused by multiple blunt force trauma injuries.READ MORE: Clarksburg Waitress Having Seizure Saved By Off-Duty Montgomery County Officer
The Carroll County Times reports that Pevia has filed a motion seeking post-conviction relief. He says he no longer wants his lawyer to represent him.READ MORE: Maryland Board Of Education Sets Benchmarks To Lift Schools Mask Mandates
A review of the case by a three-judge panel was scheduled for Friday in Carroll County Circuit Court but postponed at the lawyer’s request.MORE NEWS: Daughter Of Keith Smith Testifies, Says Her Father Killed His Wife Jacquelyn
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