Osborn ordered held on $700,000 bond



COLUMBUS — The wife of a Dublin doctor who was shot and killed in July faces has pleaded not guilty to two counts of murder in connection with his death.

Holli Osborn, 43, a registered nurse whose last known address was in East Liberty, entered the pleas during her arraignment Wednesday in Franklin County Common Pleas Court. Bond was set at $700,000. 

She is currently lodged in the Franklin County Jail.

She is accused of shooting Dr. Christopher Osborn, 50, three times in the head and face while sleeping in his bed at his home on the 5700 block of Ennishannon Place. He was found around 7:30 a.m. on July 18.

Holli Osborn, called her father, who “eventually called police” to report that his son-in-law had died, authorities said. 

During that 911 call, Holli Osborn’s father told dispatchers his daughter seemed to be “inebriated” and had found her husband dead in bed.

Both murder counts against her have added firearm specifications.

Christopher Osborn practiced at the Dublin Medical Clinic on Perimeter Drive and was a part-time Team Health doctor in the emergency room at Mary Rutan Hospital in Bellefontaine.