ALGER COUNTY, Mich. (WLUC) A jury trial has been set for DeShawn Madden, 23, for charges of First Degree Homicide and Habitual Offender (4th Degree).
Madden is accused of murdering his cellmate in Alger County Correctional Facility, Rodriguez Montez Burks.
According to the Department of Corrections Burks died around 2 pm July 20th, but have not released how or why.
Madden is previously convicted of Carjacking, Assault with Intent to Commit Murder and Robbery in Wayne County.
Madden’s Jury Trial is scheduled to begin April 27th.