A Four State man accused of murder appears in court. 42-year-old Gregory Hedrick of Joplin was formally arraigned this morning. He entered a plea of not guilty. Hedrick was taken into custody last friday after a two day manhunt. He is a suspect in the murder of 27-year-old Amberea Penney... who was found dead last Wednesday night. Penney`s body was found at her home at 19-07 Picher in Joplin. An authopsy revealed she died from blunt trauma to the head. A hearing has been scheduled for April 21st.