Lufkin sex assault defendant preparing for second trial

By Morgan Thomas - bio | email

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) – Marquis Stewart was back in court Wednesday afternoon.  He's charged with continued sexual assault of a child.

His first trial ended in a hung jury last month, but Stewart is still in jail.

According to Assistant District Attorney Tony Latino, the hearing was minor, but his second trial is coming up.

Jury selection is set for May 24th.

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