POSTED: Friday, June 28, 2013 - 11:17am
UPDATED: Friday, June 28, 2013 - 11:29am
Longview News-Journal —
The wife of indicted former Upshur County Commissioner Lloyd Crabtree stepped forward Thursday to say recent events in her husband’s case are the result of a district judge and district attorney fueled by “vengeance,” and that she intends to stand beside her husband through his trial.
Among her allegations is that Byrd was “blackmailing” her husband to take a plea deal or face having his relationship with another woman exposed.
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