A preliminary hearing for a rural Linwood man accused of killing his girlfriend has been continued for a month.

A preliminary hearing for a rural Linwood man accused of killing his girlfriend has been continued for a month.

The hearing for Dan S. Flannagan had been scheduled for Tuesday in Leavenworth County District Court. But a continuance was granted in the case on Monday. The hearing is now scheduled for July 5, according to court records.

Flannagan, 63, is charged with intentional second-degree murder in connection to the shooting death of Constance Perryman.

Perryman's body was found April 6 on property located off of 198th Street south of Linwood.

Flannagan was Perryman's live-in boyfriend, according to a probable cause affidavit filed in the case.

Evidence will be presented during the preliminary hearing, and a judge will determine if the case should move forward.

Two hours is being reserved for the July 5 hearing, according to court records.