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84-year-old woman arrested for the alleged murder of husband 35 years later in Leon County cold case

Credit: Leon County Jail/ Bing Image

LEON COUNTY – Norma Allbritton, age 84, was arrested for the death of her husband, Johnnie Allbritton. The Leon County Sheriff’s Department announced that this arrest brings them closer to solving a cold case investigation.

Johnnie Allbritton was shot alongside Highway 75 between Centerville and Buffalo in Leon County in 1984, according to the Leon County Sheriff’s Department.

According to officials, Normal Allbritton was indicted last month by a grand jury and arrested on July 1st for the murder. She posted a $50,000 bond two days later and was released from the Leon County Jail.

Credit: Leon County Jail

The Leon County Sheriff stated that more arrests are possible with this case. At this time, a motive for the murder has not been made public.

This is a developing case, please check back for more details.

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