Nicholas Barbee pleads not guilty, pretrial hearing scheduled for May 2


Web Editor - Ryan Burkett

PADUCAH, Ky. - A local man accused of shooting and killing his girlfriend's 3-year-old son has pleaded not guilty.

Nicholas Barbee faces 2nd degree manslaughter charges in the February 9 death of Braydion Scott Matlock.

Barbee was the one who called police and later admitted to shooting the boy, but says it was an accident.

A pretrial hearing is set for May 2.