Curtis Jones murder trial moved to Scott County

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IOWA CITY, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) -- The trial for a man accused of killing an Iowa City cab driver will take place in Scott County.

A judge agreed to move the Curtis Jones first degree murder trial because local publicity would make it difficult to find an un-biased jury.

His trial is scheduled to start in April.

Police say he shot, killed, and robbed Ricky Lillie last June. Officers found Lillie slumped over in his cab.

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