Not guilty plea entered for Laird
|Updated: 2/01 5:23 pm
||Published: 2/01 9:26 am
A judge entered a not guilty plea for a teen accused of beating his mother to death.
Hank Laird was arraigned via video on Friday morning. He is charged with first degree murder for the beating death of his mother. 19-year old Josiah Sklar told police he saw Laird beat his mother with the butt of a shotgun more than 20 times.
Sklar is also charged with first degree murder. Laird will be assigned a public defender and his preliminary hearing is now scheduled for March 14th.
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