The Ottumwa Courier

October 7, 2013

Mother, son sought in Neb. homicide held in Iowa

Ottumwa Courier

---- — NEWTON, Iowa (AP) — A mother and son sought in connection with a Nebraska homicide have been arrested in central Iowa, suspected of robbery.

The Des Moines Register says ( ) 41-year-old Shelley Casterline and 23-year-old Andrew Casterline are accused of mugging a woman in a Newton parking lot on Saturday. Both are from Guide Rock, Neb.

Jasper County Jail records said Monday that both are in custody. Online court records in both states don't list the names of their attorneys.

The Iowa State Patrol says the pair are being sought by Webster County, Neb., authorities. Nebraska online court records don't list any homicide charges against the two. A Webster County sheriff's dispatcher declined to comment. The county attorney didn't immediately return messages from The Associated Press.


Information from: The Des Moines Register,