EUREKA-The man accused of killing a St. Bernard's Priest will stand trial in January of next year, one year after he allegedly killed Father Eric Freed.
In court Wednesday, the judge approved the defenses' motion to continue the hearing, the trial is scheduled to begin on January 26. Bullock's attorney said they need additional time to investigate the case.
Bullock appeared with salt and pepper hair, in an orange jumpsuit and handcuffs for the pre-trial hearing ten months after he allegedly killed Freed.
He is being charged with three felony counts; one for murder, vehicle theft, and attempted arson. He is also facing two special allegations of residential burglary and torture.
Bullock was scheduled to go to trial in August.