Carolyn Fleegle

Man Charged in 2011 Home Invasion

by Carolyn Fleegle on February 21, 2013 at 9:02 am

A Columbus man was arraigned in court Wednesday  in connection with a 2011 home invasion in Muskingum County.

Cory Erskine, Sr.  pleaded not guilty to charges of aggravated burglary, kidnapping, and aggravated robbery,which all include a firearm specification, along with a theft charge.

The charges stem from a home invasion in October of 2011 on Old River Road.

Judge Kelly Cottrill set Erskine, Sr’s bond at $500,000.

He is being held in the Muskingum County Jail.

Two other co-defendants in the case, Cory Erskine, Jr. and Chaise King, have already been sentenced .