Man accused of killing a Montana Sheriff's deputy is due in court this afternoon

Posted at 6:59 AM, May 17, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-17 09:59:02-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. – The man with Bakersfield ties, accused in the shooting death of a Montana deputy, is scheduled to be in court this afternoon.


62-year-old Lloyd Barrus and his son Marshall Barrus are accused of shooting and killing Broadwater County Sheriff’s Deputy Mason Moore on Tuesday morning.


Lloyd Barrus is now facing a charge of deliberate homicide.


The last known address of Barrus is right here in Bakersfield.


23ABC went to the address and spoke to a woman claiming to be Lloyd Barrus’ girlfriend.


Marshall Barrus was shot during his arrest and has been hospitalized.


Lloyd Barrus is set to be in court this afternoon at 1:30 PST.




Man with Bakersfield address allegedly killed Montana deputy