Man Accused of Murdering Floyd Alston Jr. Appears in Court

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The newest suspect in a 2015 murder in Charlottesville made his first court appearance Wednesday morning.

Pierre Augustine, 26, is facing several indictments after a grand jury returned true bills on four felony charges Monday.

Investigators believe Augustine had a hand in killing 31-year-old Floyd Alston, Jr. inside his home on South 1st Street last November.

Augustine was appointed legal council Wednesday.

He is currently being held without bond.

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