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Hunt County 8-liner owner killed

Formal charges were filed this morning against the man accused of killing a Hunt County 8-liner owner.

Jerry Phelps, 44, is facing aggravated robbery and capital murder charges.

He was arrested just one hour after 57 year old Charlene Jones was shot multiple times at the Jackpot Game Room, near Quinlan. Jones was shot during a robbery around 11:00 am Thursday morning. She later died after being transported to a hospital.

Phelp's bonds total $1,000,000.

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