Stories by Judy Harrison

3 years ago

Nightingale asks to suppress witness ID and to be tried separately for homicides

Defense attorneys for the Presque Isle man charged with murder in the 2019 shooting deaths of  51-year-old Roger Ellis and 25-year-old Allen Curtis, both of Castle Hill, have asked a Superior Court judge to suppress a witness identification and to try Bobby Nightingale separately for other alleged crimes.

5 years ago

Police did not beat confession out of accused cop killer, judge rules

A Superior Court justice found Friday that police did not beat a confession out of the man accused of slaying Somerset County Deputy Cpl. Eugene Cole, but threw out some statements John D. Williams made to investigators along with his re-enactment of the alleged crime.