Hall Arrested On Warrant For 1st Degree Murder

The woman charged with alleged first-degree murder in a 20-year-old death investigation was arrested Thursday evening in Kansas.  At about 6:40 p.m. 41-year-old Jennifer Anne Hall was arrested by authorities in Kansas and is held pending extradition.  Sheriff Steve Cox says Hall may have charges elsewhere. The charges against Hall stem from the investigation of the death of Fern Franco, […]

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Three to Make Court Appearances In Livingston County Associate Court

Court appearances are scheduled for Wednesday for two people charged in the death of a 2-year-old on Christmas Eve and for a woman charged with abuse or neglect of a baby. 22-year-old Avery Nicole Young, 46-year-old Christopher R Wilson, and 27-year-old Jessica Nicole Gamble, all from Chillicothe, are held at the Daviess Dekalb Regional Jail. Young and Wilson are each […]

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Two Arrested And Charged In Death Of Two Year Old

Two Chillicothe residents have been arrested in connection with the death of a 2-year-old child on Christmas eve.  The Chillicothe Police Department investigated the incident after receiving the call of an unresponsive child in the 1500 block of Calhoun.  The child was taken to Hedrick Medical Center and was found to be deceased. Chillicothe PD Detectives immediately began an in-depth […]

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Seventeen Year Old Died From Counterfeit Pills, Two Arrested

A 17-year-old girl died after taking counterfeit prescription pills.  Sunday morning, the Chillicothe Police Department responded to a call for an unresponsive girl in the 400 block of Cherry Street.  The investigation showed the girl had taken counterfeit “prescription” pills, which can contain dangerous amounts of controlled substances that may cause overdose or death Chillicothe Police Chief Jon Maples says […]

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Nelson Indicted In Cattle Fraud Scheme

A Braymer man charged with the alleged murder of two Wisconsin brothers has been indicted for a $215,000 cattle fraud scheme.  A Federal Grand Jury handed down the indictment against 27-year-old Garland Joseph Nelson. The indictment charges Nelson with one count of mail fraud for a scheme in which he allegedly shot and killed two men whom he had defrauded […]

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Trial Date Set For Garland Nelson

The trail for Garland Nelson of Braymer on charges of alleged killing two Wisconsin brothers and disposing of their bodies in 2019, will take place in 2022.  Nelson’s attornies appeared in Johnson County Circuit Court Thursday for trial setting.  The courts set the trial date, over the objection by Nelson, for February 7th, 2022.  The trial is scheduled for three […]

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