Trial Date Set for Man Accused of Killing Grandmother

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SILVER SPRINGS, NV - The date for the jury trial of James Masterson for charges of murder of his grandmother and other related charges has been set for November 28, 2011 through December 9, 2011.

The trial will focus on nine charges, ranging from murder to kidnapping to robbery.

Police say he strangled 72-year-old Peggy Herlacher to death, then drove the body to California and buried it in a relative's backyard.