Christian Charlene Bohannon

Christian Charlene Bohannon, 25, of Killeen

BELTON - A Killeen woman is facing capital murder charges in the 2013 case of an 83-year-old blind man who was beaten to death in his home.

A Bell County grand jury indicted Christian Charlene Bohannon, 25, of Killeen, on a charge of capital murder Wednesday in connection with the October 2013 death of Jack B. Ray.

Ray’s body was found in the backyard of his home on Farm-to-Market 439, severely beaten. According to an arrest affidavit, Bohannon told investigators she planned to steal items from Ray's home, and hit him with a golf club while she attempted rob him.

If convicted, Bohannon could face the death penalty.

Read more in tomorrow's Killeen Daily Herald

Contact Chris McGuinness at or (254) 501-7568. Follow him on Twitter at ChrismKDH.

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