Venue For Fort Dodge Man’s Murder Trial Now Confirmed
The venue in the murder trial of a Fort Dodge man accused of the murder of reverend Al Henderson has now been set. 37 year old Joshua Pendleton will be tried in Scott County on charges of 1st degree murder and 1st degree robbery. Pendleton is accused of killing Henderson outside St. Paul Lutheran Church here in Fort Dodge in October 2019. The trial has not yet been given a start date as jury trials are not permitted to start until September due to covid-19, the trial also is expected t be delayed because of Scott County courts being backlogged.