WOSU News Archives For: April 28, 2005

McCoy Defense Begins; Mother Apologizes to Victim’s Family

12:00AM
April
28, 2005

The defense in the jury trial of suspected “Highway Shooter” Charles McCoy went on offense today in an effort to spare their client a possible death sentence.

Mother: McCoy Refused Medication to Control Mental Illness

12:00AM
April
28, 2005

The mother of a man charged in a series ofColumbus-area highway shootings says she wasn’t able to get her son to take medication for his paranoid schizophrenia.

Defense Begins to Present Case in Highway Shootings Trial

12:00AM
April
28, 2005

The defense began presenting its case today in the trial of the man accused of being the Columbus area’s highway shooter.