Cold case murder hearing in Las Vegas linked to Hopewell

Posted by Iva Radman – email

HOPEWELL, VA (WWBT) - A man arrested for a cold case murder in Hopewell is due back in court Thursday.

Seventy-seven-year-old Donald Long is in jail in Las Vegas now, but he's fighting extradition.

A hearing will be held Thursday in the case.

Long is accused of killing Naomi Long in Hopewell in 1964.

The decision to fight the transfer to Virginia, could postpone extradition for a month or more.

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