Man pleads not guilty to killing girlfriend, putting her body in acid

Man pleads not guilty to killing girlfriend, putting her body in acid
Jason Hart (Photo courtesy of KXLY, Spokane)
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - The man accused of strangling his girlfriend and putting her body in a tub of acid at a Nine Mile Falls home pleaded not guilty Tuesday to a murder charge in Spokane.

KXLY reports the trial for 27-year-old Jason Hart is set for Aug. 12.

He's accused of killing 33-year-old Regan Jolley. They had been dating for a few weeks.

Hart is a disabled military veteran.