Thursday, February 17, 2011
BREAKING: Arrest Made In Auburn Tree Poisoning
An arrest has occurred in the poisoning of the two live oaks at Toomer's Corner in Auburn, Alabama.
62 year old Harvey Almorn Updyke Jr. was arrested at approximately 2:30 am Thursday Morning. Updyke is charged with one count of criminal mischief in the first degree, which is a Class C felony. If convicted it carries a punishment of one to 10 years.
Updyke's bond has been set at $50,000.
That's Updyke's photo taken from his Facebook page. (Courtesy oanow.com) No doubt where his loyalties lie.
OSG Sports will continue with our live video stream of Toomer's Corner on our main page.
More when we know more.
Here's coverage from from our friends at CBS42 in Birmingham...
And coverage from our friends at WTVM-TV in Birmingham
Here's the morning presser on the arrest, thanks again to Alabama's 13