Aug 7, 2012 3:29 AM

Step-Sons Troubled Past In Deputy Jailer Shooting

LEX 18 has learned more about the man accused of killing his step-father. Jonathon Watkins, 31, is charged in the death of Magoffin County Deputy Jailer Albert Bloomfield.

Friends say Watkins was at his step-father's house when he shot Bloomfield.

LEX 18 has learned that Watkins has a troubled past that includes fleeing and evading police, wanton endangerment and assault charges.

Watkins' attorney says he may have acted under extreme mental duress at the time of the shooting.


Most Popular

Top Videos

1 2 3 4