Aberdeen Man Pleads Not Guilty To Murder And Manslaughter
An Aberdeen man accused of killing another man last year has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity to charges of murder and manslaughter.
A judge last week also ordered 55-year-old Bradley Quist to be held without bond.
Quist is accused in the May 2015 death of 61-year-old Ronald Witchey, who authorities say died from blunt-force trauma to the face and head. Quist is to stand trial in mid-December.
Quist made headlines last summer when the City Council denied him a taxicab license in the interest of public safety. Quist unsuccessfully argued to the council that he had “good moral character.”