Trial date set for man accused of neglecting mother "for months and months"

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LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (WYMT) - A trial date is set for a man police said abused or neglected his own mother "for months and months' before she died.

A grand jury indicted Larry Hensley in June.

January 26, police found his mother, Lue Hensley, during a welfare check at a home in London. Lue died in the hospital March 4 as a result of the abuse and neglect, though her exact injuries are unknown.

Investigators said they lived together and that Larry was supposed to be taking care of her.

His trial is set for March. He faces charges of murder and knowingly abusing or neglecting an adult.

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