Trial date set for Jada Justice murder

July 13, 2009 3:22:33 PM PDT
A trial date has been set for a Northwest Indiana woman charged in the murder of two-year-old Jada Justice. The trial of Engelica Castillo, 18, is set to begin on December 7th.

The Hobart woman is charged with murder, neglect of a dependent, battery and false informing. Castillo and her boyfriend Timothy Tkachik are both charged in the June 13th murder of Jada Justice.

The two-year-old's body was found more than a week after Castillo reported the girl missing. Castillo was her babysitter. She has entered a not guilty plea.