Pre-trial hearing for Decatur man continued to March


A Decatur man charged with killing his wife and kidnapping his two kids won't be back in court until March.

Thirty-year-old, Brent Vest's pretrial hearing has been continued until March 4th. Vest is charged with multiple counts of first degree murder, predatory criminal sexual assault and aggravated kidnapping.

Vest is being held in the Macon County jail without bond. He has pleaded not guilty. Decatur police say Vest killed his wife, 29-year-old, Christina and then left town with the couple's two children.

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