Bromide man accused of running over friend in Johnston Co. court

By: KXII-TV Staff Email
By: KXII-TV Staff Email

JOHNSTON COUNTY, OK -- A Bromide man is facing manslaughter charges in Johnston County. Jimmy Carl Green, 36, made his initial appearance in court Thursday.

The judge set his bond at $100,000. Green is accused of running over and killing his friend, Johnny Lee Elder, 46, on March 22.

The district attorney says the two men may have had an argument, and that manslaughter charge does take into account a possible "heat of passion" defense.

Green will be back in court in May.


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  • by Maureen Millikan Location: Ardmore on Apr 5, 2008 at 02:11 PM
    I had no idea that the Johnston County court rooms were that large.
  • by Anonymous on Apr 5, 2008 at 06:56 AM
    Heck I seen the Johnston County Sheriff have feed in back of the county vehicle feeding one day and it sure wasnt his personal vehicle, wouldnt that be misuse of county property. I think it is time for a change in Johnston County.
  • by Anonymous on Apr 4, 2008 at 06:41 PM
    they were tinker bells,nothing wrong with that
  • by Anonymous on Apr 4, 2008 at 05:33 PM
    Law enforcement in Johnston County is a joke, they are nothing but a bunch of idiots!
  • by Johnston County Resident on Apr 4, 2008 at 03:10 PM
    Take a look at their court records and you will be as relieved as I am that they managed to keep their drunken manslaughter among themsevles.
  • by CURIOUS Location: ARDMORE on Apr 4, 2008 at 02:07 PM
    "heat of passion" defense? were they lovers?
  • by KAREN Location: OKLAHOMA on Apr 4, 2008 at 01:53 PM
    Is he a friend if he runs over you?
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