Defendant Johnny Patton Jr. was convicted of killing Richard Slatkin.
Defendant Johnny Patton Jr. was convicted of killing Richard Slatkin. Joyce Marshall Star-Telegram archives
Defendant Johnny Patton Jr. was convicted of killing Richard Slatkin. Joyce Marshall Star-Telegram archives

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