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Man charged with attempted murder in Hardin County

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Home where Mohring stabbed Nicklaus and lit him on fire Home where Mohring stabbed Nicklaus and lit him on fire

HARDIN COUNTY -- Charges have been announced against Joshua Mohring, 24.

Hardin County State's Attorney Daniel Cockrum says Mohring stabbed Andrew Nicklaus and then set him on fire Monday evening.

Mohring is charged with one count of attempted murder and one count of aggravated arson.

Mohring was arrested early Tuesday morning.

Shawn Walton was also arrested in connection to this crime. Charges against him haven't been announced.

Nicklaus was taken by helicopter from a location near the scene. His condition is unknown at this time.

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