MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A hearing will be held in Polk County, Wisconsin for a young man accused of stabbing a fisherman to death earlier this year.
Levi Acre-Kendall is accused of killing Peter Kelly last April. The two were fishing on opposite sides of the St. Croix River when police said they started yelling at each other.READ MORE: Neeraj Chopra Found Guilty Of Abusing Teen Aboard Minneapolis-Bound Flight
That confrontation led to Kelly driving to the Wisconsin side, where police said Acre-Kendall stabbed him.READ MORE: 4 Charged In Metro Area Sex Trafficking Sting
Acre-Kendall has pleaded not guilty to first-degree reckless homicide. His attorneys argue he was acting in self-defense.
At a hearing over the summer, the judge ruled that a jury will be selected from outside of Polk County.MORE NEWS: Testimony Continues, Closing Up 1st Week Of Ex-MPD Officers' Federal Trial
Monday’s hearing is a motion hearing leading up to the trial, which is scheduled to begin on Dec. 7, 2015.