SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (WDTN) – A Clark County deputy resigned in light of a criminal conviction.
Matthew Kerns was on leave from the department, having pleaded guilty to an obstruction charge connected to a homicide investigation out of Urbana.
Kerns destroyed a letter written from a relative, Christopher Myers, who was charged with murder.
He pleaded guilty to obstructing official business.
Kerns is scheduled for sentencing in November.