Gene Pattie Makes Court Appearance
Date 2013/7/3 5:42:48 | Topic: News
|Court proceedings are continuing for a Marshall man who appeared yesterday in Mercer County Circuit Court .|
Court proceedings are continuing for a Marshall man who appeared yesterday in Mercer County Circuit Court in connection with multiple charges stemming from incidents involving a Mercer man and his wife. 64 year old Gene Pattie, through his (public defender) attorney, waived preliminary hearings on the felony charges. The cases were bound over to Division One of Mercer County Circuit Court with Pattie scheduled to appear July 10th ( 9 a-m)
He was arrested May 10th at Mercer after incidents involving Dave Niemeyer and his wife Ginny. Authorities report Niemeyer was injured when he was shot. His family indicated Niemeyer was hospitalized in Des Moines for just over two weeks.
Charges filed in May by the Mercer county prosecuting attorney were attempted first degree murder; first degree assault, first degree burglary, attempted forcible rape, kidnapping facilitating a felony crime, and two counts of armed criminal action.