Jury deliberating in Loomis manslaughter trial

Jerry Loomis
Amanda Corbin
News Reporter

The jury is deliberating in the first-degree manslaughter case of Jerry Don Loomis, 56, of Wister after Loomis is alleged to have shot his wife, 49-year-old Bobbye Jo Loomis, in the chest with a handgun in the late hours of June 17, 2016.

A Poteau Daily News reporter is awaiting the verdict at the LeFlore County Courthouse in Poteau.

In-depth coverage of the trial published in the Wednesday [Aug. 16] edition of the Poteau Daily News.