Triple-murder suspect Andres Avalos Jr., charged with three counts of first-degree murder in the Dec. 4, 2014, slayings of his wife, Amber Avalos; neighbor, Denise Potter, 46; and the Rev. James “Tripp” Battle, 31, appears in court May 14, 2015.
Triple-murder suspect Andres Avalos Jr., charged with three counts of first-degree murder in the Dec. 4, 2014, slayings of his wife, Amber Avalos; neighbor, Denise Potter, 46; and the Rev. James “Tripp” Battle, 31, appears in court May 14, 2015. TIFFANY TOMPKINS ttomkins@bradenton.com
Triple-murder suspect Andres Avalos Jr., charged with three counts of first-degree murder in the Dec. 4, 2014, slayings of his wife, Amber Avalos; neighbor, Denise Potter, 46; and the Rev. James “Tripp” Battle, 31, appears in court May 14, 2015. TIFFANY TOMPKINS ttomkins@bradenton.com

He killed his wife, a pastor and a neighbor. His lawyers will argue he was insane.

May 07, 2017 8:48 AM