The Warrensburg resident accused of paying another man to shoot a local business owner was in court Monday morning.  Ziyad Abid, 23, is charged with murder and armed criminal action.  Reginald Singletary, 27, allegedly shot William “Blaine” Whitworth, 25, in exchange for money from Abid.

Ziyad Abid

Reginald Singletary


Abid’s case review was held Monday morning.  A motion hearing has been scheduled for April 4th at 10:30.  Singletary will appear for a pre-trial conference on August 5th.