WATCH: John Russell Hall, accused of murdering Pikeville police officer, appears in court

PIKEVILLE, Ky. (WYMT) - John Russell Hall, who is accused of murdering Pikeville Police Officer Scotty Hamilton, was in court Thursday for a pretrial conference.

We learned that DNA testing has been completed in the case but Hall's attorney has not looked over it fully yet.

Another pretrial date has been set for December 19 at 10 a.m.

Amanda Dotson, Jeanne Blackburn, Michael Slone and Gregory Slone were sentenced earlier that afternoon for helping hide Hall from police.

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