New Year’s Eve murder suspect requests habeas corpus

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An Erie murder suspect is ready to stand trial.  Grover Lyons appears in court today for a pre-trial hearing.

Lyons’ Attorney is asking the judge to consider a habeas corpus motion.  The judge says he will review video evidence and transcripts and return a decision by the end of the week.  

Lyons is charged with the New Year’s Eve shooting death of 28 year old Darrin Germany.  That shooting happening outside Bogey’s Tavern on Buffalo Road before 1am.

Lyons is set to go to trial in October.


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