The defendant facing charges in connection with the Aug. 5 bank robbery in Hannibal requested a change of judge in Marion County Circuit Court.

The defendant facing charges in connection with the Aug. 5 bank robbery in Hannibal requested a change of judge in Marion County Circuit Court.

Jacob T. Wilson, of Hannibal, appeared by videoconference before Judge Rachel Bringer Shepherd. Marion County Prosecuting Attorney David N. Clayton and defense attorney Jennifer A. Richardson appeared in person Monday, Oct. 19.

Richardson presented a motion requesting a change of judge for Wilson. Shepherd granted the motion.

Wilson faces a felony charge of first degree robbery in connection with the Aug. 5 robbery of the Veterans Road branch of the Ralls County State Bank (RCSBank).

Wilson remains incarcerated in the Marion County Jail on a $100,000 cash only bond.