Trial Date Expected in Florida Movie Theater Shooting

Curtis Reeves is accused of second-degree murder in fatal confrontation.
1:38 | 07/09/14

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Today in a Florida courtroom the 71 year old retired police captain accused of shooting a man and a movie theater is expected to learn when he'll stand trial. Police say Curtis -- shot and killed. 43 year old Chad Olson during -- confrontation. Over Olson's texting to. I don't want him to see daylight. Burke and her two year old daughter is now without a father. -- she understands is that daddy is -- home she asked for daddy doesn't show up but. You know besides that it's it's almost a good thing that she's so young -- there's a quite copper and where daddy is. Reeves is charged with second degree murder and has pleaded not guilty claiming he acted in self defense during an argument. What I asked the public is just not to rush to judgment. This individual was a decorated former law enforcement officers. Attorneys for -- say that Olson may have thrown a cell -- it reached during that argument he was hit probably -- in the face with an unknown object that. Has every right to defend himself witnesses say the only thing Olson threw as a backup popcorn for Good Morning America Steve Centanni ABC news Atlanta.

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