6:00 PM Nov 16, 2004
The federal death penalty is now a possibility for the two main defendents indicted in an alleged civil rights conspiracy within the Wilson County Jail. A federal prosecutor said Monday the cases of former Wilson County Sheriffs Department guards Patrick Marlowe and Gary Hale have been referred to ...
6:00 PM Mar 23, 2004
The count of high-ranking Wilson County officials who have testified before a federal grand jury probing alleged jailhouse beatings – one of them fatal – continues to climb. Several sources familiar with the U.S. Department of Justice probe along with local attorneys involved in the cas...
6:00 PM Mar 16, 2004
The former supervisor of the embattled Wilson County Jail has testified before a federal grand jury investigating the death of a jail inmate last year. However, an attorney for former Wilson County Sheriff's Department Capt. David Hemontoler Sr. said the career lawman left his employment with the d...