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Christina Scroggin is charged with the lst degree murder of Raul Segura Turrieta, 24, of Mountain Home, Ark. Scroggin also of Mountain Home is currently free on $50,000 bond and was arrested for the murder early last April when Turrieta’s gunshot wounded body was found in the trunk of the car she was driving.
According to Baxter County Sheriff’s Department investigations Scroggin had taken a trip to Little Rock with Turrieta and they had gone out to eat and visited a convenient store on the way home prior his death.
Baxter County Prosecuting Atty. Ron Kincade, who is expected to retire at the end of the year, was slated to prosecute the case.