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Archive for June 10th, 2009

Station Employee On Scene Of Museum Shooting

Posted by wlpo on June 10, 2009

WLPO/WAJK/WKOT  Sales Manager Mark Lippert was at the U.S. Holocaust Museum when he heard several loud pops and saw several schoolchildren running toward him.

Lippert says he saw three of the children running with horrified looks on their faces. He said when he saw those kid’s faces, he knew someone had been shot. Lippert said the top priority then was finding an emergency exit from the museum.

Police say at least two people were shot at the museum in Washington, D.C. One is alleged to be the shooter and the other a security guard.
Mark called Rod just before Noon today with an account. Click to listen!

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Woman indicted for murder for hire

Posted by wlpo on June 10, 2009

A woman investigators say was trying to hire someone to kill her husband remains in jail.

Christina Dent of Ottawa is accused of asking a neighbor to help her find someone to kill her husband. She was indicted Tuesday for murder for hire.

The investigation began two weeks ago when the neighbor reported it to the police.

Dent’s being held in the La Salle County Jail with her bond set at $500,000.

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