Monday, July 30, 2012

Perry County Attempted Murder Trial Continues

{Hazard, Kentucky}...The defense began presenting its case Monday in the trial of Tracy Napier of Bonnyman. The Perry County man is charged with attempted murder. Police say, in September 2010, Napier had gone to confront Holbrook at his home where a verbal altercation occurred. After Napier left, Holbrook and another man identified as Paul Wooton drove to Napier’s home on Napier Cemetery Road where a second verbal altercation broke out. Napier alleged pointed a gun at Holbrook’s head before he lowered the gun and shot Holbrook in the ankle. Napier's first trial ended in a mistrial in August 2011.