Trial begins Monday for man charged with murder of Danielle DiStefano in Rhinebeck

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Dicke being brought into Rhinebeck court for a hearing in January of 2022.
Danielle DiStefano (Facebook photo)

POUGHKEEPSIE – Jury selection in the murder trial of William Dicke wrapped up on Friday.  The 42-year-old Dicke is accused of running over his 35-year-old lady friend, Danielle DiStefano in her driveway, and leaving her to die on January 22, 2022, in Rhinebeck.

Dicke, represented by criminal defense attorney Anthony DeFazio, was charged with murder after the New York State Police investigated the incident.  At his arraignment, he was remanded to the Dutchess County Jail without bail, where he has remained.

The trial will begin on Monday, January 9th before Dutchess County Court Judge Jessica Segal.