One Of Four Suspects In Rhoden Family Slayings Pleads Not Guilty

Nov 28, 2018

Edward "Jake" Wagner
Credit Ohio Attorney General's Office

One of the four Wagner family members charged in the slayings of eight Rhoden family members in Pike County has pleaded not guilty. 

26-year-old Edward "Jake" Wagner, was ordered held without bond Tuesday. The other three suspects will be arraigned this week.  Wagner had a daughter with one of the victims. Authorities have suggested a custody dispute was a possible motive.