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DeRyke’s Trial Likely to Start Next Year
DeRyke’s Trial Likely to Start Next Year

The trial of an Effingham area man charged with killing his niece probably won’t start until next year.

Justin DeRyke is accused of stabbing Willow Long, 7,┬áto death last month near her family’s home in Watson.

Lawyers could begin choosing a jury in early December but officials say the trial may be delayed.