ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — A Rockford man accused of murder will have his trial go as planned after a Winnebago County judge denied his request for a dismissal on Monday.
23-year-old Keith Delao is charged with first degree murder.
Investigators say that Delao stabbed 38-year-old Ronnie Ray to death last April. Police found Ray in a gazebo at Fairgrounds Park with several stab wounds.
If found guilty, Delao faces up to 60 years in jail. He is due back in court on April 30th.