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AMES SHOOTING: Murder Trial Date Set

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Leigh Lepon (WHO-HD)

The trial is now set for a Boone man accused of first degree murder.

Leigh Lepon’s jury trial will begin on May 13th in Story County.

The 32-year-old is charged in the shooting death of Devlin Lockman on December 20th in Ames.

Lockman was found shot in the head.

At first officials said the shooting was accidental but an investigation later revealed that the case was a homicide.