Special prosecutor Andrew Wilson argued that there's nothing unusual about Jake Wagner's plea deal, and added that his testimony will be bolstered by other evidence implicating George Wagner.
Pike County Judge Randy Deering, without comment, denied Parker's request to keep Jake Wagner and his mother from testifying. Deering also denied a request from George Wagner's attorneys to drop charges that involve crimes committed outside Pike County.
Special prosecutor Angela Canepa argued that the defendants were in and out of Pike and Scioto counties the night of the crimes and the killings were part of a single course of conduct.
Jake and George’s father, George “Billy” Wagner III, has pleaded not guilty.