Jesse Holton, 17, Accused Of Shooting Parents Mike and April Holton In House Party Dispute In Alabama


Montgomery Advertiser – Jesse Holton, 17, was in the Elmore County Jail on Monday afternoon under a bond of $150,000, jail records reflect. He is the son of Mike Holton and April Holton, the sheriff said. Mike Holton, a former mayor of Eclectic, died Sunday at the scene, the family’s home in the 2000 block of Lindsey Road, Franklin said. April Holton was sent to a Montgomery hospital, but died Monday from a gunshot wound, Franklin said.

Jesse Madison Holton is being charged as an adult.

Mike and April Holton, both 37, each appear to have been shot in the head, Franklin said. Deputies recovered a 9 mm. semi-automatic handgun in the master bedroom of the home where it is believed Mike and April Holton were shot, he said…