Four people are dead in two separate accidents in Central Ohio. In Pataskala, investigators say a head-on collision on East Broad took three lives. One vehicle crossed the center line. Early this morning, the driver of a pick-up truck was killed when he slammed into a tree in a residential area south of Route 104 [...]
Judges Rule Two Suspects Incompetent To Stand Trial
Central Ohio judges have ruled that a homeless man accused of stabbing a college professor and a homeless woman charged with causing a bomb scare at an airport have been found mentally incompetent to stand trial.
Both have been hospitalized for mental health treatment in an effort to bring them to trial within one year.
Their cases are unrelated.
Police said 36-year-old Isaac Rotich was arrested in June after a part-time mathematics professor was stabbed at the downtown campus of Columbus State Community College. Police said Rotich knew the man, who recovered from his injury.
Police at Port Columbus International Airport said 57-year-old Klara Bias was arrested in August in connection with a threatening letter and fake explosive left at the airport.