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Trial date reset in fatal buttocks injection case

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JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - A suspect charged in Mississippi with the cosmetic buttocks injection blamed in the death of a Georgia woman has received a new trial date.

The Hinds County Circuit Court administrator's office says the trial of Tracey Lynn Garner, also known as Morris Garner, is set now tentatively set for June 10. Garner is one of two people charged in the death of Karima Gordon of Atlanta.

Authorities say Gordon died from blood clots in her lungs a few days after being injected with "a silicone substance" March 16 at a house in Jackson.

Natasha Stewart, an adult entertainer who goes by the name Pebbelz Da Model, was arrested Jan. 3 in Memphis, Tenn. They're each charged with depraved-heart murder.

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