The trial for a man facing the death penalty for the 2014 stabbing deaths of 3 people in Montgomery County has been postponed.
Shawn Kavanagh of Bellflower is facing 3 counts of first degree murder for the deaths of 29 year old Lexy Vandiver, her 7 year old son Mason and 22 year old Tara Lynn Fifer.
Kavanagh’s estranged wife was assaulted but survived the attack in a home south of Jonesburg.
Judge Wesley Dalton approved the postponement after defense attorney Robert Lundt said he could not provide adequate counsel to his client due to illness.
The case has been continued to October 2.