IN COURT: Yoha trial vacated; to be rescheduled
COLUMBIA CITY— A man arrested in a traffic stop-turned drug bust in the spring requested to reschedule his jury trial in Whitley County Circuit Court Monday.Michael Yoha, 34, of Mansfield, Ohio, was scheduled to stand trial Sept. 10 for possession of cocaine and dealing a Schedule I, II or III controlled substance.Yoha’s attorney, Brad Voelz, requested a pretrial conference for Oct. 14. At that time, he said he would work on establishing a new trial date for his client.The motion to continue the pretrial conference and vacate the trial date was approved by Judge James Heuer.Yoha was arrested April 30 with two other men, Edward Jones and Vaness Oliver. To read the rest of this story, see the Aug. 29 issue of The Post and Mail. Don't have a subscription? Call (260) 244-5153 or subscribe to our e-edition. For breaking news, sports updates and additional coverage, bookmark the homepage and find us on facebook and twitter.