Corey Trott trial set for Dec. 3

ROCKWELL CITY The trial for the man accused of killing a Rockwell City police officer will begin Dec. 3.

Trott is accused of shooting and killing Rockwell City Police Officer Jamie Buenting on Sept. 13 during a standoff in town. The suspect surrendered without further incident around 5:30 a.m. that same day.

Trott, who is facing a first-degree murder charge, pleaded not guilty on Monday. He is being held in the Webster County Jail.