Rebecca Barker (Source: Cherokee County jail); inset: Rebecca Osborne in 2004 mug shot (Source: Liberty Co. jail)
Good afternoon! We hope you're having a great day!
Here are some stories for you to peruse this afternoon:
1. Authorities have identified the woman accused of shooting and killing her 76-year-old husband, Jerry Barker, on Wednesday in Cherokee County. Rebecca Barker has been charged with first degree murder and is being held on $500,000 bail. This is not the first time Rebecca Barker has faced charges for shooting a husband. Read more here.
3. A Bowie County couple is set to make history at a Dallas, Texas hospital with a very special delivery.Michelle Seals of Maud is expecting quintuplets. That's 5 babies,
with 50 tiny fingers and 50 tiny toes. Watching a sonogram with her
husband Steven, they marvel as they spot the recognizable shapes of
these 5 tiny lives growing in her womb.
5. Two burglars have been arrested in Caddo Parish after their getaway car got stuck in the mud. John Patterson, 49, and Michael Anderson, 61, loaded their car with furniture and electronics from a thrift store, Caddo Parish Sheriff's officials say. However, when they tried to leave, their vehicle was stuck, and they were later identified by officers by their muddy shoes and flashlights.