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New Trial Date Set

A new trial date is set for the 17-year-old charged with the murder of a Bell County Deputy.

Delaware teen David Poppiti is accused of ramming a car into deputy Sean Pursifull's cruiser during a chase in January.

Deputy Pursifull and his K-9 King died in the crash.

The trial was scheduled for September 16th, is now expected to start November 5th.

A pre-trial conference is set for October first.


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