News Sections
Audio
Inmate Facing Murder Charges For Killing Bunkmate
Updated May 5, 2013 12:09 AM | Filed under: Network Indiana
 Print    Archive    RSS

(BUNKER HILL, IN) - An inmate at the Miami Correctional Facility faces murder and criminal confinement charges for killing his bunkmate.

Miami County Prosecutor Bruce Embrey filed the charges against 56-year-old Joseph Brown Tuesday.

The probable cause affidavit alleges Brown strangled 62-year-old Charles Miller in their cell block June 19th.

Miller was serving time on an attempted murder conviction out of Howard County while Brown was serving out a life without parole sentence out of Evansville for the murder of his wife.

Embrey says Brown has since been transferred to the Westville Correctional Facility.

An initial hearing date has not been set yet.



« Previous Article
Next Article »

 Print    Archive    RSS

Have a question or comment about a news story? Send it to comments@wbiw.com

Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW
Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW


1340 AM WBIW, Bedford's Place To Talk. Serving Lawrence and surrounding counties since 1948!

© 2014 Ad-Venture Media, Inc. All Rights Reserved.   WBIW.com and Listen Live Powered by HPC

Advertise  |  Careers  |  About  |  Feedback