Murder trial set to begin for Polk Co. cabin homicide - KTRE.com | Lufkin and Nacogdoches, Texas

Murder trial set to begin for Polk Co. cabin homicide

Christopher Williams mug shot. (Source: Polk County Jail) Christopher Williams mug shot. (Source: Polk County Jail)
Polk County authorities found the body of 25-year-old Andrea Piwko at the Lakewood Cabins. (Source: Polk County Sheriff's Office) Polk County authorities found the body of 25-year-old Andrea Piwko at the Lakewood Cabins. (Source: Polk County Sheriff's Office)
POLK COUNTY, TX (KTRE) -

The man accused of killing a woman at an East Texas cabin is going to trial Monday.

The killing happened last July at the Lakewood Cabins, located off FM 3277 in the Scenic Loop area of Polk County. Authorities say Christopher Williams, 38, killed his roommate, 25-year-old Andrea Piwko, then called 911 and left the scene before first responders arrived.
     
Williams was later arrested and charged with first-degree murder.

The trial is scheduled to begin at 9 a.m. at the Polk County Courthouse in Livingston.

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