KILGORE (October 7, 2013)—Coby Hudgins, 22, of Kilgore, was jailed Monday, charged in the shooting death of a 17-year-old girl who was killed while she and some friends were visiting him at his mobile home.
Gregg County jail records show Hudgins is charged with murder and driving while intoxicated charges.
His bonds total $101,000.
He was arrested Sunday.
Saturday night Kilgore police responded to a report of a shooting at Hudgins’ residence.
Kayla Elizabeth Williams of Hallsville was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police did not disclose a possible motive.
Witnesses told police that Hudgins fled after the shooting.
He was later involved in a traffic accident and arrested on a DWI count, and then later charged with murder.