WOSU News Archives For: February 5, 2013

Inmates To Plead Guilty In Abduction, Murder of Sunbury Man

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Darian "Drake" Pierce (left) and Ricky Wedgeworth are charged with the abduction and murder of Sunbury resident David Cupps.
1:02PM
February 5, 2013

Federal court records say two inmates who escaped from Louisiana plan to plead guilty in a case that includes charges of abducting and killing a Columbus businessman in Mississippi.

Prosecutors Call For Life Sentence In Amish Beard Cuttings

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Samuel Mullet Sr. is due to be sentenced Friday in Cleveland along with 15 others convicted in the hair-cuttings.
12:56PM
February 5, 2013

Federal prosecutors want a life sentence for the leader of an Amish breakaway group convicted in a series of beard- and hair-cutting attacks in Ohio.

AG Mike DeWine: System Failure Led To Deadly Police Chase

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Attorney General Mike DeWine says a lack of supervision and a failure of the system led to Cleveland police shooting in November in which 137 bullets were fired.
12:05PM
February 5, 2013

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine says lack of proper supervision and failures in the system led to a chaotic November police chase in Cleveland with 13 officers firing 137 rounds, killing two people.

Time Warner Looking For More Workers

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7:49AM
February
5, 2013

Time Warner Cable says it’s hiring 124 workers in Columbus, Findlay and Zanesville.

14-Year-Old Charged With Murder

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Police say Reeder shot another male at an apartment complex near the intersection of Hamilton Rd. and Interstate 70.
7:27AM
February
5, 2013

Police say the boy fatally shot another male at an apartment complex near the intersection of Interstate 70 and Hamilton Road.