Two members of Wagner family scheduled for pre-trial hearing

Local News

PIKE COUNTY, OH (WCMH) — George Wagner IV and his brother Jake Wagner are scheduled to be in a Pike County court Monday.

George Wagner IV and Jake Wagner are two of four people accused in the deaths of eight members of the Rhoden Family in 2016.

Law enforcement officials say that a custody dispute could be a possible motive for the killings.

George Wagner IV, his parents and brother have pleaded not guilty to aggravated murder charges in the 2016 shootings of seven adults and a teenage boy from the Rhoden family in Pike County.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Today's Central OH Forecast

More Forecast

Don't Miss


Storm Team 4 on Alexa