WJON Radio News: FlashBriefing for June 9, 2017
Here's a WJON FlashBriefing for June 9, 2017.
SWIMMER DROWNS -- Authorities have recovered the body of 18-year-old Levi Wuollet of Dassel, found in the Crow River. Wuollet was swimming in the North Fork Crow River with friends and family Monday. He went under water and didn't resurface.
WOULD-BE BRIDGE JUMPER -- Police talked a 57-year-old man out of jumping off the Granite City Crossing Bridge early Friday morning. The bridge on Highway 23 closed as officers spent an hour-and-a-half before they could grab him from the railing.
MURDER SENTENCING -- Sentencing's set for September 5th for Ashley Hunter of Fargo, convicted in the killing of two men -- including 24-year-old Sartell native Sam Traut. Hunter could face life in prison.
ATHLOS ACADEMY LEADER -- The Athlos Academy charter school has a new leader. Dan McKeon was previously the executive director at a Bemidji charter school. He also was the school board chair at Athlos Academy of St. Cloud.