Trial date set for accused Hannibal killer

UPDATED: March 6 at 8 a.m.

The trial date has been set for the Hannibal man accused of killing his fiance just two days before their wedding.

Calvin Duane Pettey faces first degree murder charges in the 2010 death of Sandra Fugate in their Hannibal home.

Click here for the original story of Sandy Fugate's death in April of 2010.

His trial is set for June 18 on a change of venue in Audrain County.



A Hannibal man accused of shooting his fiance to death just days before their scheduled wedding will go to trail in March.

The Quincy Herald Whig reports that Calvin Duane Pettey's trail has been delayed because of issues regarding evidence in the case.

Attorneys agreed Monday morning on a March 5th trial date in the case.

Pettey faces up to life in prison if he is convicted in the 2010 shooting of Sandy Fugate in her home.

He remains in the Marion County Jail on a 1 million dollar bond.

He's been there since his arrest last year.