ST. MARYS - The third and last suspect in a nearly 34-year-old grisly murder case was ordered on Thursday to serve a maximum 25 years in prison.
Brian S. Guggenbiller, 52, of Lima - who in 1981 stabbed and cut an elderly St. Marys man 39 times during a fatal home burglary attempt - pleaded guilty in Auglaize County Common Pleas Court to a negotiated charge of involuntary manslaughter, a first-degree felony. [More]
ST. MARYS - The evidence from a gruesome and senseless murder of a local farmer was filed away for decades in a room at the police department.
Periodically when the budget allowed and officers had time, they would scan through the neatly preserved contents of the nearly 34-year-old cold case, hoping to find a tiny shred of information to spark a new lead. [More]