PENSACOLA, Fla. (WISH) - A Hamilton County money manager is now waiting for hissentencing.
In Florida Friday, Marcus Schrenker pleaded guilty to chargesthat he crashed his plane to try and fake his own death.
Prosecutors say Schrenker was trying to avoid legal, financial,and marital problems. Schrenker faces up to 26 years inprison and hundreds of thousands of dollars in fines.
His stepmother and father spoke after the hearing. "We loveour son very much. We are very thankful that he's takenresponsibility for what he's done."
Schrenker also faces charges here in Indiana. Prosecutorsin Hamilton County expect he could be in court there by the end ofAugust.
As a tribute to veterans, the Indiana American Legion dedicated a new flagpole at the governor's residence on Saturday.
A travel advisory put in place for Wayne County has been extended.
Concerns from residents could prompt Columbus public safety officials to keep a closer watch on parts of the city.