Accused Newcomerstown Murderer Waives Speedy Trial

<p>Michaela Madison Reporting

(Tuesday, November 14th) New Philadelphia, Ohio – 19-year-old Arnoldo Moreno-Orduno, who is accused of firing the shot that killed 19-year-old Luke Cabbage in Newcomerstown in September, waives his right to a speedy trial.

Assistant Tuscarawas County Prosecutor Mike Ernest says Moreno-Orduno appeared before Judge Edward O’Farrell where he asked for an extension of his trial date.

Judge O’Farrell granted the request and noted the trial must begin no later than April 10th, 2018.

20-year-old Jordan Robinson and 22-year-old Kyle Boyd are also facing charges in the case and have been released on their own recognizance. Both are set to appear before Judge O’Farrell next Monday, November 20th for a pretrial hearing.

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