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Trial scheduled next summer for man accused in Las Vegas Strip shooting, crash that killed 3

  • FILE-This April 15, 2013 file image provided by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department shows Ammar Harris in custody after Harris' extradition from Los Angeles. A Nevada state court judge is due on Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014 to set a new date for the death penalty trial of a self-described pimp accused of killing three people in a Las Vegas Strip shooting and fiery crash in February 2013. (AP Photo/Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department,File)

    FILE-This April 15, 2013 file image provided by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department shows Ammar Harris in custody after Harris' extradition from Los Angeles. A Nevada state court judge is due on Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014 to set a new date for the death penalty trial of a self-described pimp accused of killing three people in a Las Vegas Strip shooting and fiery crash in February 2013. (AP Photo/Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department,File)  (The Associated Press)

  • Ammar Harris appears in district court Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, in Las Vegas. Harris and a co-defendant waived a preliminary hearing Wednesday and will enter their guilty pleas in a few weeks. The 28-year-old Harris faces felony charges alleging that food, methamphetamines, vodka and a cellphone were smuggled to him by a guard earlier this year at a state prison outside Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)

    Ammar Harris appears in district court Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, in Las Vegas. Harris and a co-defendant waived a preliminary hearing Wednesday and will enter their guilty pleas in a few weeks. The 28-year-old Harris faces felony charges alleging that food, methamphetamines, vodka and a cellphone were smuggled to him by a guard earlier this year at a state prison outside Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)  (The Associated Press)

  • Ammar Harris appears in district court Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, in Las Vegas. Harris and a co-defendant waived a preliminary hearing Wednesday and will enter their guilty pleas in a few weeks. The 28-year-old Harris faces felony charges alleging that food, methamphetamines, vodka and a cellphone were smuggled to him by a guard earlier this year at a state prison outside Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)

    Ammar Harris appears in district court Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, in Las Vegas. Harris and a co-defendant waived a preliminary hearing Wednesday and will enter their guilty pleas in a few weeks. The 28-year-old Harris faces felony charges alleging that food, methamphetamines, vodka and a cellphone were smuggled to him by a guard earlier this year at a state prison outside Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)  (The Associated Press)

A self-described pimp already in Nevada state prison for a rape and robbery conviction will go to trial next summer in a Las Vegas Strip shooting and fiery crash that killed three people.

Ammar Harris' death penalty trial was scheduled for July 6, 2015. He also faces a preliminary hearing Wednesday in a separate prison contraband smuggling case.

The 28-year-old Harris faces felony charges alleging that food, methamphetamines, vodka and a cellphone were smuggled to him by a guard earlier this year at a state prison outside Las Vegas.

He also faces murder, attempted murder and weapon charges in the spectacular and deadly February 2013 shooting and crash.