BAY MINETTE, Ala. (AP) - A man who killed his stepfather in a
deer hunting accident has been charged with criminally negligent
Baldwin County District Attorney Judy Newcomb says 24-year-old
Clayton Albert Crane of Bay Minette was indicted by a grand jury in the shooting last January of 42-year-old Larry Vincent "Vince"
Rook while they were hunting in the early evening.
A jail spokesman says Crane surrendered at the Baldwin County
Corrections Center and was released on $5,000 bail Sunday.
Investigators say Crane was about 100 yards away when he shot
Rook in the head with a .270-caliber rifle.
Criminally negligent homicide is punishable by up to a year in
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