Dismissal sought in murder case

Bethany Freudental/The Garden Island

Peter Grewer is led from the holding cell at the Lihue Courthouse Tuesday for a status hearing on his case. He is charged with murder in the second degree in the homicide of his elderly landlady Joellen Hartman.

LIHUE — The attorney for the man accused in the slaying of his elderly landlord asked the Fifth Circuit Court Tuesday to dismiss the case on grounds that she has not yet received all of the evidence against her client.