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Bond hearing set after slaying of Ole Miss student

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — An attorney says a bond hearing is set for next week for a man charged in the slaying of a University of Mississippi student. Tony Farese i...
Alexandria “Ally” Kostial

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — An attorney says a bond hearing is set fornext week for a man charged in the slaying of a University of Mississippistudent.

Tony Farese is representing Brandon Theesfeld, who is charged withmurder in the death of 21-year-old Alexandria “Ally” Kostial.

Alexandria “Ally” Kostial

Farese tells the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal that herequested the bond hearing Wednesday after talks with District Attorney BenCreekmore’s office. Farese says he will request a “reasonable bond”during the Aug. 22 hearing.

Kostial’s body was found July 20 near a lake about 30 miles (50kilometers) from the university’s campus in Oxford. Her funeral was held July27 in her hometown of Kirkwood, Missouri.

Brandon Theesfeld, left, is led from the Lafayette County Courthouse in Oxford, Miss., Tuesday, July 23, 2019 by Maj. Alan Wilburn, after being arraigned in connection with the death of 21-year-old University of Mississippi student Alexandria “Ally” Kostial. (Bruce Newman/The Oxford Eagle via AP)

Theesfeld is from Fort Worth, Texas. He was also an Ole Missstudent and has been suspended.

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Information from: Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal, http://djournal.com