Having contact with the legal system can deepen problems already plaguing a homeless individual. However, it can also lead to getting in touch with programs that can alleviate those problems, and being held to them by a court order.
A Mount Vernon man charged with arranging to have sex with a 12-year-old girl was found not competent to stand trial in a hearing Thursday in Knox County Common Pleas Court.
A Mount Vernon man was arrested for aggravated menacing after police were summoned to a 100 block South Gay Street apartment building on reports of threats involving a firearm.
Justin Sanford did poorly on field sobriety tests the night he was arrested for drunk driving because he did not have the proper instructions on how to do them, his attorney said Monday.