Jared Remy, who is accused of brutally murdering his girlfriend at their Waltham home, pleaded not guilty today during a Middlesex Superior Court hearing, according to the Boston Herald.
Remy faces charges of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, assault with a dangerous weapon, assault and battery and violating a restraining order, according to Middlesex County District Attorney's office.
· During the hearing, Remy's attorney said his client was an “emotional mess.”
· The attorney declined to rule out whether he would pursue an insanity defense.
· An Oct. 15 hearing has been set about the defense’ objection to prosecutors’ description of the brutal crime.
· A pre-trial conference has been set for Oct. 28
The court hearing comes days after Remy gave a wide-ranging interview to the Boston Herald.