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Front Page January 29, 2013  RSS feed

Local woman run over by truck, husband arrested

By Sherry Matney

A Leon County woman lost her life after an apparent domestic dispute on January 21 2012 at about 10:00 p.m. According to the Leon County Sheriff’s Department report, Crystal Renee Mc- Coslin-Byrd was killed after having been run over by a vehicle driven by her husband Christopher Lee Byrd.

The Sheriff’s Depart- ment arrested the thirty-year old Marquez man on charges of Intoxication Manslaughter. Byrd is out of jail on a $50,000 bond.

McCoslin-Byrd, whose services were on Saturday at the Sardis Baptist Church near Jewett, was employed by the U.S. Post Office in Marquez. She leaves two young daughters, also from Marquez.

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