Father Charged With Murder In Death Of 2 Week Old Daughter


The suspect in the shooting of a father and son is now facing a murder charge after one of the victims died.

WIBW reports John Wesley Towner Jr. was charged Thursday with second-degree murder in the death of 34-year-old John Austin Jr. in January.


Towner originally was charged with two counts of attempted murder and other crimes.

Austin and his 57-year-old father, John Austin Sr., were shot on January 22 outside a central Topeka home.

Towner is being held on $100,000 bond. His jury trial is scheduled to begin June 11.


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Source : http://www.kake.com/story/37742366/suspect-in-shooting-of-father-and-son-faces-murder-charge

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