Dec 18, 2014 11:30 AM by News Staff
A Chico man charged with murdering his wife appeared before a Butte County Judge Thursday morning and pleaded not guilty.
Zir Weems, 29, is accused of murdering Angelica Weems, a Chico mother of four. A preliminary hearing has been scheduled for February 2015.
Weems was arrested by Butte County investigators last month, minutes after he posted bail on animal cruelty charges in Glenn County.
Angelica Weems was reported missing on September 14th. Her body was found by family members October 5th.
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