WOSU News Archives For: February 5, 2013

Inmates To Plead Guilty In Abduction, Murder of Sunbury Man

Darian "Drake" Pierce (left) and Ricky Wedgeworth are charged with the abduction and murder of Sunbury resident David Cupps.
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

Samuel Mullet Sr. is due to be sentenced Friday in Cleveland along with 15 others convicted in the hair-cuttings.
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

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.
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

File photo
5, 2013

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

14-Year-Old Charged With Murder

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

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