A Butler County who was captured Sunday morning made his first court appearance yesterday morning and requested a public defender. Rodney Joe Green was wanted after he allegedly fired a shot through the door of a home and injured two people on Friday. He also allegedly stole a vehicle and fled to Fisk.
Police say Green then assaulted another man and stole his truck. Troopers say Green was involved in a similar incident Saturday night. After a short chase, wrecking the car he was driving and medical treatment for an eye injury Green was booked into the Butler County Jail. He has no bond. Green is now charged with sexual assault along with numerous other charges associated with his alleged actions over the last several days. His next court date is Feb. 25 at 9 a.m.
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