Archives show three-ring circusBrowse the Syracuse Newspapers archives for articles on the Heidi Allen case and put them together by category. You will see the most egregious, and sometimes almost comical actions that would make anyone question how Gary Thibodeau landed in jail.
First, we bring you the headlines from the time Ken Allen allegedly fired a gun a Richard Thibodeau.
|Article 22 of 234, Article ID: 9406240442|
Published on June 24, 1994, Syracuse Herald-Journal (NY)THIBODEAU FILES MENACING CHARGES AGAINST KEN ALLEN
|The Oswego County Sheriff's Department will take an accusatory statement signed by Richard Thibodeau today to a judge, who will decide whether to charge Ken Allen with menacing, Undersheriff Reuel Todd said.|
Thibodeau, charged with kidnapping Allen's daughter, Heidi, on Easter, said Allen carried a weapon and allegedly fired a shot Saturday near his home on Egglestone Road in New Haven, Todd said. Alcohol was a factor in the incident, Todd said.
|Article 24 of 234, Article ID: 9406300183|
Published on June 30, 1994, Post-Standard, The (Syracuse, NY)HEIDI ALLEN'S FATHER ACCUSED IN SHOT FIRED NEAR SUSPECT'S HOME
|The father of a New Haven convenience store clerk who disappeared Easter morning has been charged with menacing the man accused in the girl's kidnapping.|
Ken Allen, 47, of RD1, Box 262 Oswego, was arraigned Tuesday night in Scriba Town Court, and charged with one count of menacing. Allen was released on his own recognizance and is to return to court Aug. 11.