UPDATE: Victim in Rusk County murder identified as Henderson woman

Crime & Public Safety

HENDERSON. Texas (KETK) — The Rusk County Sheriff’s Office has identified the victim of the homicide on Tuesday as Kristi Wilson Collier 42, of Henderson.

“We have not received any autopsy results as of the time of this post. … When we are able to shed more light on this case, we will do so,” said Rusk County Sheriff Johnwayne Valdez

The cause of death was not released.

The Rusk County Sheriff’s Office has arrested Coy Jones Sr. of Henerson and charged him with murder in the death. Jones has been booked into the Rusk County Jail.

Deputies did a welfare check at a home on CR 232 and found Collier had been killed.

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