Brandon Bonton, an alleged accessory to the murder of Dr. Sue Hashway, was assigned a new indigent defender in Third Judicial (Lincoln, Union Parishes) District Court this afternoon in Ruston.
Ruston Attorney Scott Killen was assigned to handle Bonton’s defense.
In addition to the accessory to 2nd degree murder, Bonton is charged with accessory to burglary, possession of stolen things, and theft of a firearm.
A June 23, 1:30 PM hearing is the next court date in the case.
Division B Judge Tommy Rogers presided.