Trial date set for Carosiello’s girlfriend

LISBON – A trial date has been set for Martina Michael, the girlfriend of Nicholas Carosiello, who is accused of shooting and killing his estranged wife, Holly Carosiello in August 2011.

Michael, 21, Church Alley, Chester, is charged in Columbiana County Common Pleas Court with two counts of obstructing official business and three counts of complicity to tampering with evidence in relation to that case.

According to court documents, Michael allegedly provided false information to Columbiana County sheriff’s office investigators on Aug. 13 and 16. Additionally, she is accused assisting Nicholas Carosiello and his brother Anthony Carosiello in covering up the crime on Aug. 12, and assisted Nicholas Carosiello twice on Aug. 13.

A status conference has been set for March 17, with a jury trial on March 26.