The man accused of ambushing and shooting to death two New York City police officers before killing himself was arrested twice in Springfield.
Walter Davis has resigned from his position as Delaware County Sheriff after agreeing to reimburse the county for misuse of funds during out-of-state trips where he reportedly met up with a female deputy.
Three barns within close proximity to each other caught fire early this morning east of Hoover Reservoir.
Police say Rick Gemienhardt, a candidate for the county’s Republican Party Central Committee, took campaign literature his opponent had placed at several homes and threw it away.
Local authorities say fast-growing Delaware county has a problem with lightning fires, and they’ve asked the state fire marshal for help.