Second man arrested in connection with Barnes murder

DAKOTA SCHRAMM

Second man arrested in connection with Barnes murder

KALEB JOHNSON-BARNES

Second man arrested in connection with Barnes murder

A Coryell County teenager is in jail accused of a murder-for-hire scheme.

Dakota Chayton Schramm, 18, arrested May 26 and held at the Coryell County Jail, is charged with “capital murder while remuneration,” according to a court document.

Schramm is accused of shooting to death 76-year-old Leonard Carroll Barnes. According to a court document, the deceased’s grandson, Kaleb Jeremiah Johnson-Barnes, 19, promised Schramm a piece of his inheritance if he killed his grandfather.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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