Your Turn
Which political race are you most interested in?

  • Governor: Brownback/Davis/Umbehr
  • U.S. Senate: Roberts/Orman/Batson
  • U.S. House of Representatives (2nd District): Jenkins/Wakefield/Clemmons
  • Kansas House of Representatives (5th District): Jones/Rickel
  • Kansas House of Representatives (59th District): Finch/Barnhart
  • Kansas Secretary of State: Kobach/Schodorf
  • Other
  • None of these

Suggest a poll topic

CALENDAR

Send your events to
The Herald at
news@ottawaherald.com

DIGITAL EDITIONS
The Herald


The Herald
for subscribers

Recent Herald Special Sections


Free
Latest Herald
Special Section

The Shopper


Free
The Shopper

Tuesday, March 05, 2013 6:45 PM

Prosecutor attempts DNA link to saliva on underwear

By DOUG CARDER, Herald Staff Writer

Eric Scrutchfield’s DNA profile matched DNA found on one pair of a then-4-year-old girl’s underwear, a Kansas Bureau of Investigation forensics scientist testified Tuesday during the fifth day of Scrutchfield’s jury trial.

Scrutchfield, a former Franklin County employee, faces three felony charges in connection with a sexual assault he is alleged to have committed against a girl at his wife’s day care sometime between late March and May 2011.

Login to read more.

E-mail to a friend | Print Text |
Enjoy the convenience of home delivery of The Ottawa Herald.