Richey who fled Crow Wing County warrant charged in Ohio on threatening judge


Kenneth Thomas Richey — who is wanted on two Crow Wing County warrants after failing to appear in court on June 7 and who previously spent two decades on Ohio’s death row — is back in jail in Ottawa, Ohio.

Life has been a struggle for Richey, who has been in and out of trouble with the law in Crow Wing County and other states, while dealing with a lifetime of bitterness over a conviction that was eventually overturned.

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