Man out on bond for assault now accused of murder

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CHAMBERS COUNTY, TX - He was out on bond for an assault charge, but now a Chambers County man is back in jail - accused of murder.

Saturday, the sheriff says a 911 call reported a shooting just north of Anahuac. When deputies got to the home, they found 61-year-old Cheryl Congleton had been shot. Witnesses told investigators Lonnie Robertson, Jr. pulled the trigger. He and Congleton allegedly got in an argument, then he shot her.

Robertson is being held without bond.