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Teen accused of shooting 3 people at party to stand trial

By Janelle Hill
Published On: Sep 25 2011 07:00:00 PM CDT
Updated On: Sep 26 2011 05:01:38 PM CDT

A murder suspect from Reading who was nabbed in Florida is heading to trial.

READING, Pa. -

A homicide suspect from Reading who was nabbed in Florida is heading to trial.

All charges were held for court against Matthew Perkins during a preliminary hearing Monday.

Police say Perkins, 17, shot three people at a party in Reading in July. One of the victims, Cesar Rivera, died.

Perkins was arrested last month.