JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The pretrial hearing for the man accused of shooting an undercover Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office detective three times in front of his son was moved.
Kevin Rojas is accused of shooting a detective in 2016 when the detective pulled him over while driving his 12-year-old son to school in March.
Rojas' hearing on Wednesday in the Duval Court Courthouse was moved to Jan. 24. The public defender said he needed more time to review this case.
Jacksonville Sheriff Mike Williams said as soon as that officer stepped out of the car, Rojas began firing.
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The suspect accused of shooting an undercover #JSO detective 3 times in front of his son is expected to be in court in just a few hours.— Kaitlyn Chana (@KaitlynANjax) January 11, 2017
Kevin Rojas is facing 7 counts including attempted murder, aggravated assault, and grand theft auto. He has pleaded NO GUILTY to all counts. pic.twitter.com/E1EMQLoWia— Kaitlyn Chana (@KaitlynANjax) January 11, 2017
Bound in shackles, Kevin Rojas walked into court with black cloth mittens over his hands, in an orange jumpsuit. @ActionNewsJax— Kaitlyn Chana (@KaitlynANjax) January 11, 2017
Rojas' pre-trial has been moved to January 24th. Public defender needs more time to review this case. @ActionNewsJax— Kaitlyn Chana (@KaitlynANjax) January 11, 2017
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