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TRIAL DATE: Teen Charged With Murdering Child

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The trial date is set for a 17-year-old foster child accused of killing a five-year-old last weekend.

Cody Metzker-Madsen was charged with the murder of Dominic Elkins.

The two boys lived in the same foster home.

Police said Metzker-Madsen lead his foster family to a ravine near their home in Logan where they found Dominic’s body.

Investigators have not released the results of an autopsy or said why the teen may have killed the boy.

Metzker-Madsen is in the Harrison County Jail on a $500,000 bond.

His arraignment is scheduled for September 30th.  The trial is scheduled to begin in November.