The Westboro man accused of shooting Taylor county deputy Chad Kowalczyk was in Taylor County court Tuesday. Alexandar Schneider, who observed his 28th birthday in the Lincoln County jail recently appeared for his initial appearance with attorney John Voorhees.
Vorhees was appointed as Schneider’s attorney on October 4th.
Court records indicate that Schneider waived the reading of the complaint and time limit for the preliminary hearing scheduling.
Judge Ann Knox-Bauer scheduled the preliminary hearing for December 5th at 3 PM. A pre-trial conference is scheduled for December 12th at 11 AM.
Schneider is being held facing 7 charges including Attempted 1st degree intentional homicide in the Lincoln County Jail on a one million dollar cash bond.
Deputy Kowalczyk continues his recovery from the gunshot would.