Blountville
63° F
Scattered Clouds
Scattered Clouds
Greeneville
63° F
Scattered Clouds
Scattered Clouds
Abingdon
61° F
Clear
Clear
Advertisement

Man charged with shooting weather man enters guilty pleas

Published On: Feb 08 2013 04:47:31 PM CST
gerald taylor court
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. -

The man accused of shooting a WJHL weather man with an arrow from a crossbow entered guilty pleas to three charges on Friday.

Gerald Taylor pleaded guilty to perjury, aggravated assault and aggravated criminal trespassing in Washington County criminal court. Taylor was accused of shooting Rob Williams at his home back in June of last year.

Police say Williams had filed a restraining order against Taylor prior to the shooting.

Taylor will be sentenced on April 19.