Man Charged With Killing His Father Waives Preliminary Hearing
ROGERS COUNTY, Oklahoma - A 30-year-old Claremore man charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death of his father waived his preliminary hearing in a Rogers County courtroom this week.
Brian Benedict is accused of killing Jim Benedict inside a Verdigris home on March 6, 2017, then running off.
After a manhunt, deputies arrested Brian Benedict.
He was also charged with unlawful removal of a dead body, attempting to destroy evidence and obstructing officers.
Court records show Benedict's next hearing in the case is set for July 6th.