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UPDATE: Trial set for Neptune Beach teen alleged to have killed grandmother

Teen accused of killing his grandmother, burying her in her own backyard, heads to trial in May 2019

 A Duval County judge has set a trial date for the Neptune Beach teen alleged to have killed his grandmother last year.

During a pretrial hearing Monday morning, Logan Mott's parents looked on as Judge Bruce Anderson Jr. set a trial date for May of 2019 for the murder of Kristina French.

Jury selection will begin May 13, 2019, and is anticipated to last around two weeks. 

Mott is facing a second-degree murder charge for his grandmother's death. The pair was initially reported missing over Thanksgiving last year. French's body was subsequently found buried in her backyard in Neptune Beach.

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Mott has pleaded not guilty in the case. His next day in court will be January 31, 2019, for another pretrial hearing.