Bever brothers accused of murdering their family will appear in court at a later date

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Robert Bever, 18, and Michael Bever, 16

TULSA, Okla. — A Tulsa County judge rescheduled a preliminary hearing for two Broken Arrow teenagers who are charged with fatally stabbing their parents and three of their siblings last July.

According to the Tulsa Worldthe Tulsa County District Attorney’s Office released a statement saying Robert Bever, 18, and his 16-year-old brother, Michael Bever, will appear in court at 1 p.m. Feb. 23.

This is the second time a preliminary hearing has been rescheduled.

Proceedings had been set to begin Jan. 22.

A judge ruled in October that 16-year-old Michael Bever will also be tried as an adult.

The brothers each face five counts of first-degree murder and one count of assault and battery with intent to kill.

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