Indictments Handed Down in Deadly Waterslide Case
In 2016, a ten-year-old boy was decapitated on the world's tallest waterslide, the Verruckt, at the Schlitterbahn water park in Kansas. Now, two designers of the slide face second-degree murder charges in connection with the death. In addition, both Jeffrey Henry, a co-owner of the water park, and John Schooley, have been indicted in the case. Tyler Austin Miles, the former director of operations for the park, and the park itself were charged with involuntary manslaughter. A Kansas grand jury handed down the indictments to the now five defendants. At present, it seems that the attorneys are intent on proving their clients’ innocence.
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