Trial date set in AG Tom Horne's hit & run case - Tucson News Now

Trial date set in AG Horne's hit & run case

Tom Horne is accused of not leaving a note after FBI agents saw him tap another vehicle while driving a borrowed car earlier this year. Tom Horne is accused of not leaving a note after FBI agents saw him tap another vehicle while driving a borrowed car earlier this year.
PHOENIX (AP) -

A March 28 trial date has been set in the misdemeanor hit & run case against Arizona Attorney General Tom Horne.

Horne's pretrial conference was scheduled for Friday afternoon in Phoenix Municipal Court after two one-month delays.

But court officials announced Thursday afternoon that a request from Horne's attorney Michael Kimerer to vacate the hearing was granted and a trial date was set.

Horne is accused of not leaving a note after FBI agents saw him tap another vehicle while driving a borrowed car earlier this year.

Horne says he didn't think the other vehicle was damaged. He has pleaded not guilty.

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