(Corning) An Adams County man is charged with attempted murder following a standoff in Nodaway early this morning.
The Adams County Sheriff’s Office says, 16-year-old Eligah Newkirk, of Nodaway faces 4-counts of attempted murder and 2 counts of assault on a police officer with a deadly weapon.
The Adams County Sheriff’s Office says Newkirk held his mother and three sibling’s hostage inside the home threatening to kill them. Two Deputies were able to enter the home and disarm Newkirk who was taken into custody.
August 22, 2011