MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - The trial date for Billy Ray Turner, the man charged with the murder of former Grizzly and Memphis Tigers basketball star Lorenzen Wright, has been rescheduled, yet again.
His trial was previously rescheduled for Oct. 26 due to new evidence being discovered. The original trial date was supposed to begin in September.
Turner’s one-time co-defendant, Sherra Wright, Lorenzen’s ex-wife, pleaded guilty to facilitation to murder in July. It’s not known yet if she will testify.
Turner’s new trial date has not been scheduled.