The Indiana Court of Appeals says the case was properly waived to an adult court even though the defendant was 15 at the time of the shooting.
The teenager sentenced for shooting a schoolmate at Martinsville West Middle School now faces more charges for his conduct while in prison.
The trial in the shooting of a teenager at Martinsville West Middle School took a turn Monday which ended the bench hearing faster than anyone expected.
The lawyer representing the 16-year old accused of shooting a classmate at Martinsville West Middle School has elected to have a judge hear the case.
Jury selection begins in Clay County today in the trial of a Martinsville teenager accused of shooting a former schoolmate.
Aggravated battery charge could mean more jail time for Martinsville shooting suspect Michael Phelps.
In an effort to prevent jury contamination, the jurors who will hear the Michael Phelps trial will not be from Morgan County.
The 15 year old is not in pain, but his wounds have yet to heal, and a long recovery awaits.
Fifteen year-old Michael Phelps will be tried as an adult for the alleged shooting of one of his classmates.
The fate of the 15-year-old who police say shot another teen in Martinsville will be being argued again today.