Melissa Webb, 32, and Justin Webb, 34.

The preliminary hearing for a Holt resident accused of killing her stepson has been scheduled.  Melissa Webb, 32, appeared in a Clinton County courtroom Wednesday afternoon.  She is scheduled next for April 12th at 9:00.  Both Webb and her husband,

Justin Webb, 34, have been charged with murder and felony child abuse.  Four-year-old Lucas Webb was rushed to a hospital in October, where he died.  His injuries were later determined to be caused by “blunt force trauma.”