LONGVIEW, Texas (KETK) – A Longview man has been booked into the Gregg County Jail and is accused of murder.
According to judicial records, 31-year-old James Barron was booked on Wednesday. The booking report shows that it was for an incident on June 20.
On that date, 58-year-old Llewellyn Williams was found dead in his home and police said that evidence at the scene and an autopsy revealed that the cause of death was a homicide.
However, as of this writing it is unknown if the arrest is in connection with Williams’ death.
Barron has a lengthy criminal past and has been convicted on drug possession, falsifying his identity, and a DWI.
Records also indicate that he has been arrested twice on animal cruelty charges, but he was never convicted.