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BUTLER COUNTY - We now know the trial date for the man accused of killing longtime Aplington-Parkersburg High School head football coach Ed Thomas.
Prosecutors say Mark Becker, 24, shot Thomas several times at close range last month in the Aplington-Parkersburg temporary weight room.
The charges against Becker are first degree murder and attempting to elude.
Becker's trial date is set for 9 a.m. on September 15th for the first degree murder charge, and 9 a.m on October 27th for the attempting to elude charge.