Skip to content Skip to left sidebar Skip to right sidebar Skip to footer

Barbara and Janelle Potter charged in 'Facebook Murders'

Mother and daughter Barbara and Janelle Potter were both arrested and charged in connection with the “Facebook Murders” which occurred in January of 2012 and left Billy Payne, Jr. and Billie Jean Hayworth dead in their home, their infant son still in his mothers lifeless arms.

Two arrests have already been made in the case and Jamie Lynn Curd and Marvin Potter are in custody awaiting trial on the charge of first degree murder. However, on Friday, August 9, both Barbara Potter and Janelle Potter were arrested in connection with the same crime.

The pair were extradited to Johnson County today (August 12) to await their arraignment.

For the full story, pick up a copy of this weeks Tomahawk, set to hit the newsstands on August 14.