A 19 year old Lincoln man accused of killing his mother has pleaded not guilty and will go on trial in January. Matthew Fox is charged with first-degree murder and use of a weapon to commit a felony in the Oct. 25 death of his mother, Sherry Fox. Police say she died of blunt force trauma to her head. Her body was found in the basement of her home.
According to court records, authorities found a bloody ax and metal-tipped club at the scene. Matthew Fox pleaded not guilty on Wednesday in Lancaster County District Court.