Harper man allegedly kills wife, granddaughter; now in custody in Gillespie County Jail
Joseph C. Knight, 67, of Harper, is facing capital murder charges and $1 million bond for the fatal shooting of his wife, Karon Elaine Knight, 59, and his granddaughter, Barbara Knight, 19, according to Gillespie County Sheriff Buddy Mills.
The incident was reported to have happened shortly before 8:06 p.m. yesterday, May 9, at the Knight residence, 623 Josephine Drive in Harper, Mills said.
After he allegedly killed the two females, Knight called local law enforcement to turn himself in. More details will follow when available.