This week's local crime and court updates from Franklin News Post.
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The visit was a stop on the Region 7 tour, a part of a statewide initiative that aims to draw attention to the deteriorating condition of public school facilities in every region of the state.
Six men were charged in the 2020 attack that left Justin Chase Prillaman dead and his younger brother, Matthew Prillaman, seriously injured. The remaining four defendants are scheduled for jury trials.
Thomas Robertson, who is currently in custody, should be held without bond pending his trial after making troubling statements and possessing guns after he was charged with entering the Capitol, prosecutors say.
A Bedford County man who shot two family members after an argument over the merits of car manufacturers Ford versus Chevrolet in 2019 was sentenced in Bedford County Circuit Court on Friday.