On this episode of Broad & High, Terry Allen’s Deer Sculptures, Jim Arter’s Life Within Art, Artist Profile: Mike Elsass, and The Heart Gallery. They’re just two deer, lounging on the banks of the Scioto River watching the world go by. The city of Columbus recently commissioned Santa Fe artist Terry Allen to create and [...]
Jury Selection Begins In Somali Gang Case
More than a dozen people who are accused in a sex trafficking ring run by Somali gangs that reached from Minnesota into Ohio are facing trial in Nashville.
Jury selection is scheduled to begin Tuesday in the federal trial. According to the indictment, the defendants, many in their 20s and 30s, were members or associates of three gangs called the Somali Outlaws, the Somali Mafia and the Lady Outlaws who are accused of forcing teenage girls into prostitution and operated in Columbus, St. Paul Minneapolis, and Nashville.
The indictment says one girl was under the age of 13 at the time.