Forgery Arrest, Budget, Response, SRO
10:22 am
Mon February 24, 2014

Around the Region

A quick look at news from around the tri-state region.

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Deputy on Paid Leave
7:18 am
Fri October 19, 2012

DCI Investigates Van Buren County Shooting

The Iowa Department of Criminal Investigation (DCI) continues to look into an officer-involved shooting in Van Buren County Tuesday morning.

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Son Accused of Killing Mother
12:21 am
Fri July 13, 2012

Pitman Murder Trial : Day 3

Adam Pitman, 24, of Keokuk is accused of killing his mother, Rosa Pitman, 46, of Keokuk.

The third day of the murder trial of Keokuk resident Adam Pitman wrapped up early due to scheduling conflicts.

Judge Cynthia Danielson is presiding over the case at the South Lee County Courthouse in Keokuk.

Pitman is accused of killing his mother, Rosa Pitman, in her home in the early morning hours of August 30, 2011.  He allegedly confessed to the crime after being pulled over for a traffic violation several hours later.

1st Degree murder carries a maximum sentence of life in prison without the possibility of parole.


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