Thomas Taunton

Indictment issued in triple homicide

Apr 6, 2012

BONHAM - The Fannin County Grand Jury has formally charged a Leonard man suspected of murdering three family members in January.

New information in Fannin County triple homicide

Feb 29, 2012

DURANT, OK - The Fannin County Sheriff’s Office says they’ve recovered the vehicle possibly driven by 52-year-old Thomas Taunton on the day he allegedly killed three family members.

DA could seek death penalty against murder suspect

Jan 25, 2012

BONHAM - A Fannin County man could face the death penalty if convicted on three counts of capital murder.

Authorities confirm deaths of couple and daughter

Jan 24, 2012

FANNIN COUNTY - Autopsy results have confirmed the identities of a Leonard family whose bodies were found behind a barn off Highway 11 nearly a week after they had gone missing.

Saturday evening bodies were discovered one mile east of the Sherman City limits on Hwy 11 behind a barn.         

Man captured in Louisiana in case of missing family

Jan 20, 2012

FANNIN COUNTY - A Fannin County man is behind bars in connection to the believed murder of three Leonard residents.