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(Ottumwa) - After nearly forty years, could the murder case of Mary Jayne Jones be coming to an end?

Court records indicate that Robert Pilcher, who is accused in the April 1974 murder, will stand trial beginning Jan. 14 beginning at 9:30 a.m. at the Wapello County Courthouse.

Pilcher is currently in custody on a $1 million bond.