Magers trial set for July
Prosecutor says resolution possible before trial
Last updated 4/22/2022 at 10:16am
DAVENPORT—Either Lincoln County Sheriff Wade Magers will stand trial on his criminal charges or a resolution will be reached between the state and his defense, the parties said at a court date Wednesday, April 20.
Magers, who entered a not-guilty plea on charges of obstructing a law enforcement officer, making a false or misleading statement to a public servant and rendering criminal assistance in the third degree last July, was not present for the Zoom-only court date.
Presiding judge Thomas W. Cox of Garfield County granted a request from defense attorney Bevan Maxey for Magers to be...