Girlfriend Charged In Murder of Newtown Man
Sarasota Police have charged Tracey Lynn Walls with the murder of James Vernon West, according to Sarasota Police.
Sarasota Police have charged the longtime girlfriend of a Newtown man with murder after investigating his death Tuesday morning.
Police responded to 1509 25th St., at 1:39 a.m. and found James Vernon West, 51, at his home and classified his death as a murder, according to police.
Following the investigation, Tracey Lynn Walls, 38, a longtime girlfriend of West, was charged with murder and possession of a handgun by a convicted felon, according to police.
Walls is being held without bound at Sarasota County Jail.
Anyone with additional information on the case is asked to contact Detective Jackson at 941-954-7096.