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Highway shootings suspect changing plea to insanity

12:00AM
September
1, 2004

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.

Judge sets trial date for highway shootings suspect

12:00AM
May
12, 2004

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.

Anonymous tipster to receive $45,000 in shooting case

12:00AM
April
7, 2004

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.

Highway shooter suspect pleads not guilty

12:00AM
April
5, 2004

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.

Judge finds probable cause in highway shooter case

12:00AM
March
31, 2004

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.

Shooter suspect in court Monday

12:00AM
March
22, 2004

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.

Highway shooting suspect ready to return to Ohio

12:00AM
March
19, 2004

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.

Highway shooting suspect caught in Las Vegas

12:00AM
March
17, 2004

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.

Shooting suspect reported missing, suicidal

12:00AM
March
16, 2004

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.

Faithful to pray for end of highway shootings

12:00AM
March
11, 2004

A downtown church will host a service to pray for the capture of the person responsible for more than 20 shootings along area highways and neighborhoods.