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Roseburg teen accused of killing foster family appears in court

His next court appearance is set for May 10.

Posted: Apr. 6, 2018 5:46 PM
Updated: Apr. 6, 2018 6:07 PM

ROSEBURG, OR. -- Roseburg teenager Kevin Adams made his latest court appearance on Tuesday.

In a 15 minute appearance, Judge Kathleen Johnson got a status check on the progress of the case from both parties.

Kevin Adams' attorneys made a statement that they will be challenging having him tried as an adult.

MORE: ROSEBURG TEEN PLEADS NOT GUILTY TO MURDERING FOSTER FAMILY

They will do this by filing a demurrer on the grounds of Adams’ constitutional rights being neglected.

Adams was arrested in November, after authorities said he shot and killed his foster mother and sister, as well as his biological sister.

RELATED: MOTHER, DAUGHTER AND FOSTER CHILD KILLED IN ROSEBURG; TEEN ARRESTED

His next appearance is set for May 10.

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