The Norman Transcript

August 1, 2013

Amber man’s preliminary trial set


The Associated Press

AMBER — The preliminary trial for a man accused of assaulting his fiance and killing the daughter of a Norman deputy police chief has been set for December.

The Chickasha Express-Star reports the preliminary trial for Steven Thompson has been set for Dec. 18.

Thompson faces charges of first-degree murder stemming from the June incident. Authorities say Thompson allegedly shot and killed Sara Maisano at a residence in Amber.

Thompson is also charged with assaulting his fiance during the same incident.