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Britany Barron pleads guilty to falsifying evidence in Keene’s man’s death


Disclaimer: This story contains details which may disturb some. A woman from Jaffrey has made a deal with prosecutors to testify against her husband, who is accused of killing a man from Keene in September. Britany Barron, 32, has pleaded guilty to three felony counts. for falsifying evidence in connection with the murder of Jonathan Amerault, 25 years old. Prosecutors allege that Barron’s husband Armando Barron beat her after discovering text messages from Amerault, then used her phone to lure her to a park in Rindge, where he attacked her. own car, where, a few minutes later, he repeatedly shot Jonathan and killed him, ”Deputy Attorney General Benjamin Agati said. Prosecutors said Armando Barron then ordered Britany Barron to drive Amerault’s car while he drove theirs, in tandem, deep in the woods near Errol. They said he burned Amerault’s personal items and told Britany Barron to clean the car before they went any further into the woods. On Monday. In the plea deal, both parties agreed that when Britany Barron was questioned by investigators she confessed, sharing details of the crime and taking them to the two locations where the victim was killed and where his body was. left to help them gather evidence. She may be eligible for parole after a year and a half. The victim’s parents called the deal too lenient and Agati read a statement from Amerault’s parents in court. Agati read. A judge will review the terms at a subsequent sentencing hearing.

Warning: this story contains details that may disturb some.

A woman from Jaffrey has made a deal with prosecutors to testify against her husband, who is accused of killing a man from Keene in September.

Britany Barron, 32, has pleaded guilty to three counts of tampering with evidence in connection with the murder of Jonathan Amerault, 25.

Prosecutors allege that Barron’s husband, Armando Barron, beat her after discovering text messages from Amerault, then used her phone to lure her into a park in Rindge, where he attacked her.

“During the attack, Armando Barron forced Jonathan into the trunk of his own car, where, minutes later, he repeatedly shot Jonathan and killed him,” the attorney general said. Deputy Benjamin Agati.

Prosecutors said Armando Barron then ordered Britany Barron to drive Amerault’s car while he drove theirs, in tandem, deep in the woods near Errol. They said he burned Amerault’s personal items and told Britany Barron to clean the car before they went any further into the woods.

“It was on this second site that Armando Barron told the accused to cut off Jonathan’s head,” Agati said.

Britany Barron pleaded guilty on Monday. In the plea deal, both parties agreed that when Britany Barron was questioned by investigators she confessed, sharing details of the crime and taking them to the two locations where the victim was killed and where his body was. left to help them gather evidence.

She may be eligible for parole after a year and a half. The victim’s parents called the deal too lenient and Agati read a statement from Amerault’s parents in court.

“For hours and days after Jonathan’s murder, she committed unspeakable barbaric crimes against him, then threw him like you were wiping your shoe,” Agati read.

A judge will review the conditions at a subsequent sentencing hearing.

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