On December 5, 2018, at approximately 8:41 a.m. Franklin County 911 received a call from the 2700 block of Newport Road, Washington Mo. stating that someone has been shot. As Deputies arrived on scene they located 86 year old Harold Humphrey deceased in the kitchen of the home, Also inside the residence was the victim’s wife and grandson. The investigation revealed that the grandson had arrived at the residence at approximately 8:30 a.m., an argument ensued and Bair had shot the victim in the chest. He had then called 911 and waited for law enforcement to arrive. The suspect is identified as 25 year old Jeremiah Bair from Washington. Jeremiah Bair is charged with Murder 2nd and Armed Criminal Action with bond being set at $250,000 cash only.
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