A DC Superior Court judge scheduled a murder defendant to go before a jury in 2022.
During the Aug. 31 hearing, the prosecutor said she will need about two weeks to present her case. Defense attorney Roderick Thompson said he anticipates needing “three days, tops.”
Judge Dayna Dayson set aside April 13 to May 4, 2022, for the trial. She also scheduled a trial readiness hearing for Nov. 12.
Lucas, 24, is currently being held at DC Jail.