Three men facing murder charges scheduled for court appearances
Three men charged with murder in unrelated cases appeared in court in Flagler County for pretrial hearings Aug. 11 and have been scheduled for future court appearances.
Nathaniel Shimmel, 23, is charged with with first-degree murder in the stabbing death of his mother, Michele Shimmel, at their Woodhollow Lane, Palm Coast home last August. He will appear before judge Circuit Judge Terence Perkins on Oct. 9 for a pretrial hearing. He is represented by Raymond Warren, a public defender.
Michael Cummings, 46, is charged with premeditated murder in the beating death of his wife Faith Cummings in their Point Pleasant Drive, Palm Coast home on Feb. 11. He will appear before Perkins for a pretrial hearing on Oct. 30. He is represented by Raymond Warren.