Former Football Star Back in Jail

A former Etowah High School football star is back in jail after having his bond was revoked. Jessie Altman was freed two weeks ago on $200,000 bond. But, According to Sheriff Todd Entrekin, Altman is back inside the Etowah County Detention Center. Altman is one of five young men arrested in connection to the January murder of Aaron Huff.

According to testimony in pre-trial hearings, investigators believe Huff was lured into a van with several other young people, for a drug deal while four of the young men were waiting there to rob him. Altman and three others face felony murder charges while the fifth teen faces Capital Murder.

Although bond was granted for Altman, court records have been sealed removed and from public view. All five teenagers are charged as adults.


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