Jury selection scheduled in trial of murdered UF student
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- A trial date has been set for a man prosecutors say killed his roommate in September 2012.
According to clerk records, Alachua County Judge Ysleta McDonald set Aug. 4 for the start of jury selection in the case against 20-year-old Pedro Bravo.
The date will mark nearly two years since University of Florida student Christian Aguilar went missing.
Aguilar’s body was eventually found dead inin a rural hunting community west of Gainesville.
Police charged Bravo in the early days of the search with kidnapping and murder.
Bravo is awaiting his next pre-trial court date in the Alachua County Jail.
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