Hearing delayed for VA hospital homicide suspect Rudy Perez

Monday, March 4, 2013 | 5:47 p.m. CST; updated 7:44 p.m. CST, Tuesday, March 5, 2013

COLUMBIA — Rudy Perez Jr., the man accused of beating a fellow patient to death at Truman Veterans Hospital in January, was granted a continuance at a preliminary hearing Monday.