Loading…
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Current Weather
Loading Current Weather....
HomeNewsLocal
Published: Tuesday, 5/24/2005

Resentencing ordered in Findlay shooting

FINDLAY The 6th District Court of Appeals has ordered that a Lima woman be resentenced for shooting the man who killed her son during an altercation last year.

Annie M. Harris, 45, was given a six-year prison term in October, 2004, after pleading guilty to a charge of felonious assault. As part of a plea agreement in Hancock County Common Pleas Court, an attempted murder charge was dismissed.

Harris shot John McDonald, Jr., 24, of Lima in a Findlay apartment Jan. 31, 2004, shortly after John McDonald fatally shot his half-brother, Quincy McDonald, 20. John McDonald is serving a 13-year prison term for involuntary manslaughter.

In a ruling issued yesterday, the appeals court said Judge Reginald Routson failed to discuss the possibility of post-release control when he sentenced Harris.



Guidelines: Please keep your comments smart and civil. Don't attack other readers personally, and keep your language decent. If a comment violates these standards or our privacy statement or visitor's agreement, click the "X" in the upper right corner of the comment box to report abuse. To post comments, you must be a Facebook member. To find out more, please visit the FAQ.







Poll