47-year-old Tommy Caughman returned to Nueces County Friday Night. He was delayed in his return after the transport vehicle he was in crashed on Highway 77 just north of Sinton. That accident happened around 8:30PM Friday Night. One person in the vehicle was taken to the hospital for treatment. Caughman refused treatment at the scene. Nueces County Sheriff's Deputies picked up Caughman and booked him at the Nueces County Jail.
Caughman is charged in the murder of 42-year-old Elizabeth Caughman, a librarian from Bishop and Tommy Caughman's Sister-In-Law .