Monday, July 16, 2018

Eiland Faces Capital Murder Charge

Fred Lee Eiland sat quietly this afternoon as Winston County Justice Court Judge Mike Fuller read the charges against him:  Capital murder, Arson and 3 counts of Aggravated Assault.

The charges relate to a fire over the weekend that took the life of Merredythe Eiland and severely injured a juvenile.

Bond was denied and Eiland was appointed a public defender. The date of a prelimnary hearing was set for August 22nd.

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