BETHEL PARK, Pa. (KDKA) – The man charged with kidnapping Jaime Feden from Bethel Park and taking her to Nevada was formally arraigned.
John Chapman was not in court for his arraignment Tuesday, and the paperwork was filed electronically.READ MORE: Major Outage Hits Amazon Web Services, Affecting Many Sites
Chapman is facing kidnapping charges in Jaime Feden’s disappearance. He’s also the prime suspect in her death.
Police say Chapman, 39, admitted to taking Feden into the desert, tying her to a signpost and suffocating her. They say the two dated on and off.READ MORE: Port Authority Holds Public Meetings On Mon Valley Transit Upgrades
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The Lincoln County Sheriff in Nevada tells KDKA that they are still waiting for homicide charges to be filed in the case.
At his preliminary hearing on Dec. 5, his public defender told the judge that Chapman will plead not guilty.MORE NEWS: COVID-19 In Pittsburgh: Allegheny County Reports 849 New Cases
If Chapman is charged with homicide, he will be extradited to Nevada to be tried on that count.