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Two murder suspects waive preliminary hearings in court

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EUREKA- Two men accused of murder waived their rights to a preliminary hearing in court on Wednesday.

Jason Arreaga of Lake County is accused of shooting and killing two in Fieldbrook last September. He is charged with two counts of murder, each with special allegations of using a firearm resulting in death. He will appear in court again January 5th.

Jason Armstrong of Texas is accused of shooting and killing a 40-year-old Redway man after a verbal argument at Dean Creak Resort in October. He will appear in court again on December 31st. Both cases will move forward to jury trials.