UPDATE Fri. 10:19 a.m.: Hoerig in court
WARREN – Claudia Hoerig pleaded not guilty to a charge of aggravated murder today in Trumbull County Common Pleas Court.
Bond for Hoerig, accused of killing her husband, U.S. Air Force Major Karl Hoerig in March 2007, was set at $10 million. After the shooting death, Hoerig fled to her native Brazil and has evaded capture ever since, until Wednesday, when she was returned to Trumbull County to stand trial in the death.
This is a developing story. Check back at www.tribtoday.com for updates and read Saturday’s edition of the Tribune Chronicle for full details on the hearing.