Second man charged in Mercer County double murder sentenced - Berne Tri-Weekly News

Second man charged in Mercer County double murder sentenced

The second man charged in the brutal murder of Robert and Colleen Grube of rural Fort Recovery in 2011 was sentenced to life without parole by Judge Jeffrey Ingraham at the Mercer County Courthouse on Tuesday afternoon. Trevin Sanders Roark was 17 years old at the time of the murders, but the court had determined that he would be tried as an adult. In February, Sanders Roark pled guilty to two counts of aggravated murder, two counts of robbery and two counts of aggravated burglary. Following nearly two hours of courtroom proceedings, Ingraham took a brief recess and returned to issue the following sentence: for aggravated murder, Sanders Roark was sentenced to life without the possibility of parole. For aggravated murder, with a firearm specification, Sanders Roark was sentenced to life imprisonment without parole, plus three years in prison for the firearm specification, with all judgments to be run consecutively. For two other charges of aggravated robbery,... Read More >