Last updated 1:04AM ET
October 21, 2017
WOUB Local News
WOUB Local News
Murder Charges Dropped
(2008-06-06)
(WOUB) - In Lawrence County, murder charges have been dropped against Jason Mooney, who was accused of stabbing his grandmother to death last year.

Mooney's attorney says the county prosecutor has dropped the charges.

According to the attorney, DNA tests for evidence against Mooney came back negative. He also says a statement Mooney made to police implicating himself was false.

Thelma Mooney was found dead in her home in Ironton in February.
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