Homework hijackers arrested

Two Linn State Tech College students have been charged with tampering with computers at the college.

According to Osage County Prosecutor’s Office, Joseph Stone, 19, Villa Ridge, and Andrew Paglusch, 19, Robertsville, are each charged with one count of a misdemeanor charge of tampering with computer data.

Missouri Highway Patrol probable cause statements show the two were arrested last week.

On Jan. 11, a malicious computer program was found installed on several computers available for students and faculty of the college to use.

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