Man charged in Washington mansion murders ordered to face trial

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Posted: Jul 20, 2015 4:16 PM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The man accused in the killing of a wealthy Washington businessman and his family whose mansion was torched was ordered on Monday to face trial.

Daron Wint of Lanham, Maryland, faces a charge of first-degree murder in the May deaths of Savvas Savopoulos and his wife, son and housekeeper. The order came from Judge Rhonda Reid Winston in District of Columbia Superior Court.

(Reporting by Ian Simpson; Editing by Peter Cooney)