Entries by Kaitlyn Pearson

Highlands County Jury Convicts Washington of First Degree Murder

State Attorney Brian Haas announced the conviction of Freddie Washington for first degree murder with a firearm, robbery, aggravated assault and tampering with physical evidence. Washington was convicted by a Highlands County Jury in the October 9, 2016, murder of Aaron Hankerson.  The jury took four and a half hours of deliberations to reach the […]