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Son charged in father’s murder in Wimberley

Jacob Krueger

Jacob Krueger


WIMBERLEY — The Hays County Sheriff’s Office have arrested a 29-year-old Wimberley man for allegedly shooting his father during an argument late Tuesday.

Jacob Christopher Krueger, 29, is being held at the Hays County jail on a first-degree felony murder charge.

Steve Krueger

Steve Krueger

At 11:23 p.m. June 14, arrived at a home on Brookmeadow Drive where they found 60-year-old Steve Krueger lying unresponsive on the ground from what they later determined to be a gunshot wound, Lt. Jeri Skrocki said. The younger Krueger was sitting in a chair nearby holding a shotgun, Skrocki said.

The sheriff’s office has declined to release more details of the homicide, citing an ongoing investigation.

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#1 Comment By Rita On 06/17/2016 @ 8:58 am

Wow that is crazy I took care of Steve Mom that’s Sad