Athens woman gets 16 years in prison on infant death charges

An Athens woman pleaded guilty last week in Athens County Common Pleas Court to involuntary manslaughter, child endangering and other charges related to the death of her infant daughter, and was sentenced Tuesday (Sept. 4) to 16 years in prison. Christina Hazlett, 23, of Athens, pleaded guilty to a first-degree felony count of involuntary manslaughter; ...

Children at the center of another deadly domestic violence case

HAMILTON TWP., WARREN COUNTY —Six children have been caught up in the latest case of what police allege is a murder involving family members in Warren County. Christopher Timmons, 35, remains in the county jail, charged last week with murder in the fatal shooting of Darlene Yocum, 32, on Aug. 4 at their home while ...