A preliminary hearing has been set for an Akron, Iowa man charged with first degree murder in the death of his mother.
Jonathon Neunaber will appear in Plymouth County District Court on August 11th.
The hearing was set this (Friday) morning as Neunaber appeared before a judge at the Plymouth County Jail.
He is accused of killing his mother, Esther Neunaber.
Her body and that of her husband, Donald Neunaber, were found in their rural Akron home on July 9th.
Court documents state that Jonathon Neunaber admitted to investigators that he willfully, deliberately, and with premeditation caused the death of his mother Esther Neunaber.
The cause of death of Neunaber’s father has yet to be released and no charges have been filed regarding his death.