Possible Break in Case of Murdered Former Hearne City Councilman

By: John Gilbert/Clay Dippel Email
By: John Gilbert/Clay Dippel Email

Hearne Police Dept. Press Release

  • Brazos Co. Sheriff's Office obtained enough evidence from burned Jaguar to obtain arrest warrant for 18 year old Kevin Aundrell Godfrey
  • On Thursday, September 13 at approximately 10:30pm, Godfrey was arrested in College Station at Dartmouth and Krenek Tap Road
  • Hearne Police detectives and Texas Rangers are continuing to investigate connection between Workman's murder and the arson

Hearne Police say an arrest has been made in connection with the murder of a former Hearne City Councilman whose body was found in his home on Monday.

Right now 18 year old Kevin Godfrey is only charged with setting fire to Charles Workman's 2002 Jaguar.

Brazos County Sheriff's investigators obtained a warrant after they found evidence at the scene of Workman's burned out vehicle on Highway 6.

Godfrey was arrested at about 10:30 Thursday night in College Station.

Hearne detectives and Texas Rangers are continuing to investigate the connection between the murder and the arson.

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