Linda Kate Passaniti is accused in a murder-for-hire plot.
Passaniti is charged with the murder of her 73-year-old stepfather, Ernest Luttrell.
Bobbie Luttrell, wife of deceased Ernest Luttrell UPDATE: The wife of a Keithville man murdered in his home on Sunday was arrested for the killing today following her husband's funeral, said Sheriff Steve Prator. Ernest Luttrell was laid to rest thisMore >> Caddo Parish Sheriff's deputies have made yet another arrest in the murder case of 73-year-old Ernest Luttrell. Deputies reportedly now have in custody Luttrell's wife, Bobbie Luttrell.More >> A Grand Jury indicted three people in the 1st degree murder of Ernest Luttrell. The three are expected to be in court today.More >> Loretta Moore Luttrell has been ruled incompetent to stand trial for first degree murder in the July, 2010 murder for hire of Ernest Luttrell. More >> A new arrest has been made in the murder-for-hire plot that resulted in the death of Ernest Luttrell in July 2010: his step-daughter.More >> KSLA News 12 was just sitting down for an interview with a former employee of murder suspect, Erick Crain, when the phone rang. On the other line was Crain himself.More >>
A jury's decision brings an East Texas murder trial to a close. Blaine Keith Milam, 20, was sentenced late Monday night to die by lethal injection for the beating death of 13-month-old Amora Carson.More >>
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Rusk County Judge Bob Richardson said that the couple, who called 9-1-1 themselves, first gave police different stories about what had happened to Amora, including that the baby had been in a car accident the day before, that dogs had bitten the baby, or that the baby had hit itself.More >> A Tyler couple is recovering after their child's babysitter beat them with a baseball bat Sunday morning.It happened just before 8:00a.m. at the Economy Inn on Mineola Highway in Tyler.More >> A Tyler couple is recovering after their child's babysitter allegedly beat them with a baseball bat Sunday morning.More >>
Officials confirm with KLTV that at least one juvenile is dead following an attempted robbery Sunday afternoon in Longview.The attempted robbery occurred at the "New-Way" gas station located at the intersectionMore >> One juvenile is dead following an attempted robbery Sunday evening in Longview.More >> An East Texas woman is jailed on drugs charges and being a fugitive from justice. In a traffic stop by Longview Police, 24-year-old Jessica Milleson was found to have warrants for forgery, manufacturingMore >> An East Texas woman is jailed on drugs charges and being a fugitive from justice.More >>