JUST IN: Plea deal reached in attempted murder case

BERLIN TWP. A man who threatened to kill his estranged wife and went to her house with a loaded shot
Sandusky Register Staff
May 24, 2010

BERLIN TWP.

A man who threatened to kill his estranged wife and went to her house with a loaded shot gun last summer accepted a plea deal.

William Barthel Jr., 55, pleaded guilty to felonious assault today in Erie County Common Pleas Court. Prosecutors agreed to dismiss charges of attempted murder with a gun specification and attempted kidnapping.

Read more in Thursday’s Register.