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Preliminary hearing held for man accused of killing Murray, Kentucky man

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CALLOWAY COUNTY, Ky. -

A preliminary hearing was held Wednesday for 28-year-old Jonathan Backer, the man accused of killing 61-year-old Wallace Key.

Key's body was found at the Live Oak Apartments in Murray, Kentucky on August 3.

Backer is charged with murder in Key's death.

The Calloway County District Judge says probable cause was found and the case will now go to a Grand Jury. The Grand Jury will decide if Backer will be indicted.

To see Backer's sworn statement, click here.

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