A double homicide trial will begin next
month for a 22-year-old man charged with killing a former high
school classmate and then fatally stabbing his own father six days
John A. Okie’s trial is scheduled to begin Dec. 8 in Kennebec
County Superior Court before Justice Joseph Jabar.
The former prep school student is charged with murder in the
death of 19-year-old Alexandra ":Aleigh": Mills, whose body was
found July 10, 2007, in her family’s home in Wayne.
He is also charged with killing his father, 59-year-old John S.
Okie, in his home in Newcastle following an argument.
Okie has pleaded not guilty and not guilty by reason of mental
disease or defect to both charges.