Lafore attorney withdraws from case - Republic-Times | News

Lafore attorney withdraws from case

By on August 8, 2018 at 8:12 pm

Kodi Lafore is escorted from the courtroom by Randolph County Sheriff’s Department deputies following a preliminary hearing March 6 at the Randolph County Courthouse. (North County News photo)

A brief case management hearing took place Aug. 1 at the Randolph County Courthouse in Chester for a Waterloo man accused of second degree murder.

Kodi Lafore, 23, of Waterloo, was charged earlier this year with both involuntary manslaughter and second degree murder following an incident that took place Jan. 6 in rural Red Bud, where Adam Sesto, 36, of Red Bud received a fatal stab wound.

Randolph County State’s Attorney Jeremy Walker told the North County News that Lafore did not accept a proposed plea offer in this case prior to last week’s hearing.

Lafore’s defense attorney, Justin Kuehn, also filed a motion to withdraw from the case…>>>

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