Lab tech charged with student killing in court Wednesday

Raymond Clark III, center is arraigned at Superior Court in New Haven, Conn. Thursday Sept. 17, 2009 in connection with the murder of Annie Le, a Yale graduate student whose body was found stuffed inside a lab wall Sunday. From left are Assistant Public Defender Joseph E. Lopez , Raymond Clark III, Senior Assistant Public Defender, Beth Merkin, right, Bail Commissioner Sharon Moye-Johnson. (Douglas Healey)

February 28, 2010 1:55:30 PM PST
An animal research technician charged with killing a Yale University graduate student is returning to court. Raymond Clark III is scheduled to appear Wednesday in New Haven Superior Court.

Clark is accused of strangling 24-year-old Annie Le, of Placerville, Calif., in September. Le's body was found stuffed behind a research lab wall on the day she was supposed to get married on Long Island.

Clark, 24, has pleaded not guilty to murder charges. He has been jailed in lieu of $3 million bail.