George Hiotis

Daniel Suspends Request to Represent Himself

by George Hiotis on November 25, 2013 at 2:39 am

The man charged in connection with a fatal shooting incident at Burger King in South Zanesville appeared in court Monday.  34-year-old Timothy Daniel was in Muskingum County Common Pleas Court for a hearing dealing with two issues…modifying his bond and representing himself.  Daniel told Judge Mark Fleegle says he wanted to suspend his request to represent himself, which Fleegle granted, but Daniel’s motion for bond modification was denied. Daniel is charged in the shooting death of 61-year-old Charles Hooper of Zanesville October 31st at the south end restaurant. Daniel faces multiple charges including aggravated murder, felonious assault and carrying a concealed weapon.  Prosecutor Mike Haddox says if Daniel is convicted of the aggravated murder charge he could face life in prison without parole.