Life and politics from the Sunshine State's best city

Tag archive

writ of habeas corpus

Largo biker claims he is illegally in jail for attempted murder

in Local Courts by

An alleged member of a Pasco County outlaw motorcycle gang, in jail for a 2015 attempted murder, is asking the court to free him, claiming unconstitutional imprisonment and excessive bail. Largo resident Joseph O’Donnell is a 42-year-old New York native currently at the Pinellas County Jail awaiting trial. O’Donnell, a day laborer for Labor Ready, was arrested Dec. 23, 2015, on charges of attempted first-degree murder, aggravated assault and tampering with physical evidence. In a Jan. 4, 2017 petition for…

Keep Reading

Go to Top