Decision to Try Defendant in Starr Co. Murder Case as Adult Delayed

2 years 10 months 1 week ago Thursday, December 21 2017 Dec 21, 2017 December 21, 2017 3:00 PM December 21, 2017 in News

RIO GRANDE CITY – The decision in a hearing to move a juvenile’s case to adult court won’t come until next year.

The hearing is for a 16-year-old who's facing charges in the murder of Chayse Olivarez.

In court Thursday, no decision was made, prompting the case into a recess until early January.

The defendant is charged with tampering with a human corpse and tampering with physical evidence.

Olivarez disappeared over the summer. His body was later found on a ranch in Roma.

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