LAS VEGAS, Nev. (FOX5) – A man accused of jumping over the bench and onto a Las Vegas District Court judge refused to face a different judge in a different courtroom.
Deobra Redden was a no-show for a hearing scheduled for Thursday morning.
Just a day before, now-viral video captured Redden leaping across the bench and onto Judge Mary Kay Holthus Wednesday afternoon. Redden was in court to be sentenced for attempted battery with substantial bodily harm.
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The same video appears to show him attacking a marshal. That court officer remains hospitalized.
The judge presiding over today’s pre-trial hearing transferred Redden’s case to a different court. He’s now scheduled to appear on January 9th.
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