MARION COUNTY, Iowa -- Jason Carter, the man accused of the murder of his mother Shirley during a civil lawsuit, has now been arrested.
Bill Carter and son Billy Carter sued Jason, another son, in the death of Shirley Carter. On Friday, a jury determined Jason was at fault in the death of his mother. He was ordered to pay $10 million to the estate.
The Marion County Sheirff's Office confirms Jason was arrested on Sunday and is charged with first degree murder in Shirley's death. He is being held on a $1 million cash-only bond.
Jason is set to appear in court on Monday morning.