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Attorney is asking for a hearing to be postponed for the man accused of the Kansas City Chiefs shooting

The attorney for Lyndell Mays, one of the men charged with murder in the mass shooting at the Kansas Chiefs Super Bowl rally, asked a Jackson County judge Tuesday to postpone his client’s hearing.

John A. Reed, of the law firm Kelly, Reed & Jansen, appeared in court with Mays and told Judge R. Travis Willingham that he had just met with his client and needed more time to address his bond.

Willingham rescheduled the bond hearing for Monday at 1:30 p.m. Mays is being held in the Jackson County Jail on a $1 million bond.

Reed declined to comment on his client’s case after leaving the courtroom.

Mays, 23, faces one count of second-degree murder and unlawful use of a weapon, as well as two counts of armed criminal action for his role in the shooting.

The Feb. 14 shooting killed Lisa Lopez-Galvan, a Johnson County mother of two and a beloved disc jockey in Kansas City.

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Two dozen others were injured by gunfire and at least 18 others were injured in the stampede that followed. About half of those injured by gunfire were under the age of 16.

Dominic M. Miller of Kansas City, 18, is also charged with one count of second-degree murder and unlawful use of a weapon and two counts of armed criminal action.

Miller has been hospitalized since the shooting and has not yet been booked into the Jackson County Jail. No court date has been set for him.

His cash bond has also been set at $1 million, although Miller’s attorney has filed a motion requesting his release on personal recognizance or having his bond reduced.

Prosecutors allege the shooting resulted from an altercation between two groups arguing about “why they were staring at each other,” according to court documents.

Mays allegedly pulled his gun first, prosecutors allege. He also allegedly acknowledged that he started shooting at the others first, according to affidavits.

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Evidence shows that gunfire from Miller’s firearm struck and killed Lopez-Galvan, according to court documents.

Under Missouri law, if someone is killed during the commission of a dangerous crime, a person who did not pull the trigger can still be charged.

Prosecutors previously charged two juveniles with “gun-related” crimes and resisting arrest in connection with the shooting. Their names have not been released.

A 36-year-old Wichita man, Jose L. Castillo, has been charged with unlawful possession of a firearm after allegedly picking up a firearm that was dropped during the shooting. He was released after posting $2,500 of a $25,000 bond

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