CRIME AND COURT ROUNDUP: Closing arguments today in trial for Merrill woman facing seven criminal charges
MERRILL -- We could find out today whether a Merrill woman is guilty of causing a high-speed drunk driving crash that killed two of her friends 23 months ago. Jurors are scheduled to hear closing arguments this morning in the trial of Ashley Baumann. Jury deliberations will begin soon afterward. The 26-year-old Baumann faces seven criminal charges for allegedly driving her van at almost 100-miles-an-hour before it rolled into a field, killing Misty Glisch and Jessica Hartwig.