Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged Jonathon Lloyd Horton, 31 (DOB: 8/16/84) of Roseville, in connection with a fatal car crash. On May 23, 2016 at 2:30 a.m., it is alleged that Horton was driving his vehicle on Chalmers, and as he approached Mayfield Street, he crashed into a car, killing the driver Jerrica Hicks, 26, of Nashville, Tennessee. Ms. Hicks and a male passenger in her car were taken to a local hospital for treatment. Horton was investigated and arrested. It is alleged that he was driving while intoxicated at the time of the fatal car crash.
Horton has been charged with OWI Causing Death and Manslaughter with Motor Vehicle. He was arraigned in 36th District Court this afternoon and remanded to jail. His probable cause conference is on June 3, 2016 at 8:30 a.m. and his preliminary examination is on June 9, 2016 at 1:30 a.m., both before Judge Deborah Langston.
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