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Jimmy Johnson

May 3, 2012 at 10:47 a.m.


On <strong><strong>May 15, 2008</strong></strong>,— Jimmy Johnson, 37, was shot once in face by actor and died from his injuries the following day.

<strong>Cause of death: </strong> Gunshot to head.  <strong>Case status: </strong> Solved. Jay Jeffry Borreson was arrested and found guilty of manslaughter.

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<p style="text-align: center;"><strong>ARRESTED</strong>

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<strong>Previous News-Journal coverage:</strong>

May 17, 2008: <a href="http://www.news-journal.com/news/local/man-dies-after-shooting-death-is-fourth-homicide-of-the/article_907bd9f8-c483-11e1-a7f6-0019bb2963f4.html">Man dies after shooting: Death marks fourth homicide of the year</a>

June 28: 2008: <a href="http://www.news-journal.com/news/local/local-man-indicted-in-shooting-death-by-gregg-grand-jury/article_62959ea2-c483-11e1-9fbc-0019bb2963f4.html">Local man indicted in shooting death by Gregg County grand jury</a>

June 2, 2010: <a href="http://www.news-journal.com/news/local/trial-begins-in-man-s-may-shooting-death/article_2c2108c8-c7b9-11e1-958c-0019bb2963f4.html">Trial begins in man's May '08 shooting death</a>

June 3, 2010: <a href="http://www.news-journal.com/news/local/borreson-murder-trial-testimony-continues/article_adcf67ac-c7b9-11e1-9cb2-0019bb2963f4.html">Borreson murder trial testimony continues</a>

June 4, 2010: <a href="http://www.news-journal.com/news/local/testimony-concludes-in-trial/article_3a7be950-c7ba-11e1-aebf-0019bb2963f4.html">Testimony concludes in trial</a>

June 5, 2010: <a href="http://www.news-journal.com/news/local/borreson-found-guilty-in-death/article_9f7370c6-c7ba-11e1-9363-0019bb2963f4.html">Borreson found guilty in '08 death</a>

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