REDDING, Calif. – The man charged last week for the 1995 murder of Christine Munro made his first court appearance on Tuesday.
The Shasta County District Attorney said James Watkins did not enter a plea Tuesday. Watkins, who was serving time in a Texas prison, was brought back to Northern California last week and charged for the murder of the Redding mother.
Watkins was 17 at the time of the crime. The DA said her office is working to bring the case from the juvenile court to adult court.
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