Ohio is celebrating its 212th birthday with special events at the Ohio Statehouse in Columbus.
An attorney says the man charged in aseries of highway shootings in the Columbus area is changing his plea to not guilty by reason of insanity.
The man charged in a series of highway shootings in the Columbus area is changing his plea to not guilty by reason of insanity.
Twenty-nine-year-old Charles A- McCoy Junior originally had pleaded not guilty to a 24-count indictment including the fatal shooting of a 62-year-old woman in November.
The judge in the serial highway shooting case has set a January 7th trial date for suspect Charles McCoy Jr. The ruling came during a hearing Wednesday morning in Franklin County Common Pleas Court.
An anonymous tipster will get 45-thousand dollars for turning over information that led police to a suspect in a series of highway shootings around Columbus, one of which was fatal. The Central Ohio Crime Stoppers also said that they’ll give $15,000 to Conrad Malsom, a Las Vegas man who called police to report seeing suspect Charles McCoy Junior in a casino.
The suspect in a series of highway shootings in central Ohio afternoon appeared in court to answer murder and other charges. Charles McCoy Jr.stood and said nothing as his attorneys entered a plea of not guilty for him.
After a two-and-a-half-hour preliminary hearing, a judge Tuesday found probable cause for the case against suspected highway shooter Charles McCoy Junior to proceed.
The man suspected in a string of 24 highway shootings was allowed to skip his first court appearance since arriving back in Ohio last weekend.
A spokesman for the Clark County, Nevada District Attorney’s office says Charles Mccoy Jr. is ready to return to Columbus. McCoy is the suspect in the 24 highway shootings in central Ohio.
Las Vegas police say someone recognized a man suspected in two-dozen sniper shootings at a casino last night and called authorities. Police spokesman Jose Montoya says Charles A. McCoy Junior was arrested this morning after he returned to his motel room near the Stardust casino.
Police were hunting for a 28-year-old man who they believe may be the elusive gunman linked to two dozen highway shootings that have terrorized area motorists for months.