New trial date set for Copper Top shooting suspect

A new trial date was{}set in Tuscaloosa County for{}Nathan Van Wilkins.{}{}Court documents show he faces a jury trial beginning{}March 3rd.

Van Wilkins{}is{}charged in the mass shooting at the Copper Top bar in July 2012.{} The charges include{}19 counts of attempted murder, numerous charges of first degree assault and second degree assault and of shooting into an occupied building.

He{}apologized for his actions and said{}he doesn't remember the night of the shooting.

Van Wilkins had been scheduled to go on trial in May 2013, but it was delayed.{}

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