Toomer's Corner poisoner to enter plea, attorneys hope to reach - WTVM.com-Columbus, GA News Weather & Sports

Toomer's Corner poisoner to enter plea, attorneys hope to reach deal

Posted: Updated:
Harvey Updyke (Source: Auburn Police Department) Harvey Updyke (Source: Auburn Police Department)
  • NEWSMore>>

  • Kool & the Gang to headline concert on Ft. Benning

    Kool & the Gang to headline concert on Ft. Benning

    Friday, August 29 2014 7:55 AM EDT2014-08-29 11:55:11 GMT
    It's a celebration! Come celebrate good times with Kool & the Gang in a free concert September 13 on Fort Benning's York Field. Special guests include Tyler Bryant and the Shakedown and RaeLynn. This freeMore >>
    It's a celebration! Come celebrate good times with Kool & the Gang in a free concert September 13 on Fort Benning's York Field. Special guests include Tyler Bryant and the Shakedown and RaeLynn. This free event starts at 6 p.m. and is open to the public. Video equipment and cameras will not be permitted.More >>
  • Teens threatening with guns resurface in Columbus viral video

    Teens threatening with guns resurface in Columbus viral video

    Friday, August 29 2014 7:38 AM EDT2014-08-29 11:38:06 GMT
    The video, titled East Columbus or E-Dub, shows a group of young man flashing guns and threatening to shoot someone. It's an older video police say they've looked into. News Leader 9 spoke exclusivelyMore >>
    A threatening viral video about a Columbus neighborhood resurfaces raising concerns for those living near the highlighted location. News Leader 9's Tyrone McCoy took the video to police and neighbors for response.More >>
  • Are you the Sports Overtime Fan of the Week? Prove it!

    Are you the Sports Overtime Fan of the Week? Prove it!

    Friday, August 29 2014 7:37 AM EDT2014-08-29 11:37:08 GMT
    You can get in on the Sports Overtime fun with our new segment Fan of the Week! Take a photo of yourself or your crew at the high school football game or whatever you want, and post it on Twitter using
    More >>
    You can get in on the Sports Overtime fun with our new segment Fan of the Week! Take a photo of yourself or your crew at the high school football game or whatever you want, and post it on Twitter using the hashtag #SportsOT9.More >>

AUBURN, AL (WTVM) - The man accused of poisoning the famous oaks at Toomer's Corner in Auburn may take a plea.

Harvey Updyke, Jr. has a preliminary hearing Wednesday at 1;30 p.m.

He's charged with criminal mischief, and his lawyer says they're trying to arrange a deal that would avoid jail time.

News Leader 9 will be following the latest court developments.

Copyright 2011 WTVM. All rights reserved
.

Related Stories

Today's Top Stories on News Leader 9

Toomers SIDEBAR

Updated:

Toomer's oaks getting sugar injection to battle poison Toomer's oaks show signs of growth Auburn: Toomer's leaves show no signs of poisoning Toomer's Corner trees to be replaced? Auburn committee suggests More>>

Powered by WorldNow

1909 Wynnton Road
Columbus, Ga. 31906

FCC Public File
publicfile@wtvm.com
706-494-5400
EEO Report
Closed Captioning

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and WTVM. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.