Man Indicted in Warren Beating Death

jerred watson

A Warren man was indicted Thursday by a Trumbull County grand jury on a murder charge, accused of stomping a man to death Sunday morning.

Jerred Watson, 28, has been at the Trumbull County Jail on a $1 million bond since his arrest on Monday. He is due in Trumbull County Common Pleas Court on Friday.

Watson is accused of killing George Myers, 57, in the backyard of Myers’ 148 Dickey Ave. N.W. home.

Police said it appeared he died from being beaten to death with a blunt object and may have been stomped to death. Trumbull County Coroner Dr. Humphrey Germanuik ruled the death a homicide on Tuesday and said Myers died of multiple blunt force traumatic injuries.

Watson, police said, was Myers’ daughter’s ex-boyfriend.

It is the fourth homicide in Warren this year. There were five total in 2012.

 

 

 

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