Trial date set for man accused of beating parents, killing father

Trial date set for man who beat parents, killed father

Posted: Jan 29, 2018 4:38 PM
Updated: Jan 30, 2018 9:43 AM

FORT WAYNE, Ind (WFFT) - Scott Ruse appeared in court Monday morning facing 2 charges of murder, robbery, and attempted murder.

Back in July 2017, Ruse entered the home of his parents to try and rob them. He beat both of his parents severely, hospitalizing his mother and killing his father, Gene Ruse.

Scott Ruse has been in custody since he was arrested back in July 2017, and his jury trial date is set for June 12th of 2018.

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