Updated: Plea Hearing for Williams Scheduled for Feb. 10

Deandre Ricardo Williams is charged in the shooting death of UMd. student Justin DeSha-Overcash.

Updated 10:39 a.m., Feb. 2, 2012

The plea hearing for Deandre Ricardo Williams has been rescheduled for Friday, Feb. 10, in Upper Marlboro, according to Chief Wesley Adams of the Homicide Division of the Prince George's County State's Attorney office.

Though he could not confirm an exact time for the hearing, Adams said it would not occur before 10:30 a.m.

Original Post, Jan. 27, 2012

The plea hearing for the man charged in the shooting death of a 22-year-old University of Maryland student last year will be rescheduled.

Deandre Ricardo Williams, 24, of Hyattsville, faces eight charges, including murder and robbery, related to the death of . Williams was scheduled to appear in court Friday, but it's been postponed, and a new date for the hearing has not been set, according to an attorney for the victim's mother.

at his College Park home on Jan. 11, 2011. to DeSha-Overcash's College Park home and waited in the car as Williams went inside, police have said.

Weaver pleaded guilty to attempted robbery and related charges and is awaiting sentencing, The Washington Post reported last month.

and physics at the University of Maryland after graduating in 2006 from Central Bucks High School South in Warrington, Pa.

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