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"I'm John Valeria. The thirty one year old man accused of killing a playboy model in her apartment near a suburban square pleads not guilty to first degree murder. Hey, why w suburban bureau chief, Jim Melwert reports the trial for Jonathan Harris is set for may eight didn't say much as he was led from the courtroom in shackles Harris accused of killing Christina craft in Ardmore condo in August. Prosecutor brianna ringwood says they will not seek the death penalty decision what she says was discussed with the victim's family re-consulted with them. They're part of that decision making process, according to prior testimony. Detectives say Harris told them he went to crops apartment to sell her cocaine after he met her in center city. Philadelphia says they've drank wine and had sex, and when he asked for twelve hundred dollars for the drug she said that was why they had sex. Detectives say he told them he got angry and told her to give him back the cocaine and she hit him with a wine bottle. They say he admitted to hitting and choking her before sneaking out by climbing off her balcony another man who's accused of stealing hundreds of dollars. Of items from her apartment just days before she was killed was arrested Wednesday in southwest Philadelphia. Police say Andrea Melton gave craft a ride home and stole the items from her apartment while she was passed out in his car. He's not suspected of having a role in her murder. At the suburban bureau, Jim Melwert, KYW NewsRadio. Johnny baba extradited from Philadelphia to face charges. In New Jersey connected to the go fund me scan. We'll spend the weekend at least in a Burlington county jail cell. This update from KYW's David Madden. Cladding the rid prison jumpsuit it said little for the two minutes he appeared by video link before Judge Mark Tarantino. Prosecutors immediately asked for the tension is public defender wants them in drug treatment. So the judge ordered everything put on hold until Tuesday. Bob at faces theft by deception charges for his part in counting people can contribute. Four hundred grand using a story that turned out to be bogus co-defendants Mark d'amico and Kate McClure who allegedly spent the vast majority of the money on themselves are doing court for a hearing on Christmas Eve. Mount Holly, David Madden, KYW NewsRadio. An annual remembrance ceremony was held on the battleship New Jersey all the Dilawar river in Camden Friday to honor the lives lost in the attacks on Pearl Harbor seventy seventy years ago KYW's Dan wing has more World War Two veterans."