Vernon County Circuit Court Judge Neal Quitno ordered a DNA swab taken of Garrett Mason, 19, the man accused of stabbing Annie Reed, 18, and Kylie Leyva, 14, to death May 25.
Mason's attorney offered no objections to the swab, according to court records. Mason is charged with two counts of first degree murder and two counts of armed criminal action.
The preliminary hearing is scheduled for 9 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 21, in Vernon County Circuit Court.
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