A pre-trial conference was held for Heidi Grant, on Monday. Grant, 47, Antwerp, is under indictment for murder in the shooting death of her late husband, Christopher Franklin.

According to Paulding County prosecutor Joe Burkhard, the defense made several motions during the conference, including to change the venue of the trial. A hearing will be held on July 11, at 9 a.m. on that motion. Additionaly, a motion was made to surpress evidence from the case.

Burkhard added that a tentative trial date has been set for October 17-21, 2022.

The Paulding Progress will continue to cover this story as more information becomes available.