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10:12 am on Wednesday February 6, 2013

Woman arrested at Ashley Hall allegedly attempted to kill

Image by The Post and Courier A 28-year old woman was arrested at Ashley Hall on Monday after allegedly pointing a gun at two staff members and pulling the trigger multiple times. The gun did not fire and no one was injured. Alice Boland, a...
8:01 am on Saturday June 21, 2008

Accused killer found mentally unfit for trial

SimmonsA Circuit Court judge has ruled that Michael Anthony Simmons, accused of shooting his wife and her four children two years ago, won't stand trial because he is mentally unfit. Simmons has been diagnosed with dementia, and his lawyers say he...