February 18, 2011

Auburn tree poisoning: Harvey Updyke charged with felony; remains jailed

AUBURN, Ala. -- In front of Samford Hall, just down the block from the dying Toomer’s Corner oaks, Auburn police chief Tommy Dawson gave a candid opinion about Harvey Almorn Updyke Jr., the 62-year-old man accused of poisoning the university’s iconic trees.

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