LYON COUNTY, Nev. (KRNV & MyNews4.com) -- Court minutes indicate that Jeremiah Bean entered a not guilty plea today in court.
In total, 19 counts were filed against Bean in the alleged murders in Fernley and on Interstate 80. Bean was expected to plead guilty after the district attorney's office agreed to eliminate the option of the death penalty.
The 19 counts include:
-First Degree Murder with a Deadly Weapon against a person over the age of 60
-4 counts of First Degree Felony Murder with Deadly Weapon
-6 counts of Burglary with Use of a Firearm
-1 count of Grand Larceny
-1 count of Grand Larceny of a Motor Vehicle
-1 count of First Degree Arson
-2 counts of Convicted Felon in Possession of a Firearm
Court documents show the judge has ordered another court hearing for Thursday and he will allow Bean to re-enter a plea.