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Chris Kyle Murder Suspect Has Jail Outburst

By Elvira Sakmari
|  Thursday, Jun 6, 2013  |  Updated 6:04 PM CDT
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Former Marine Still Not Indicted in Chris Kyle Slaying

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Former Marine Still Not Indicted in Chris Kyle Slaying

Eddie Routh, who is accused of shooting ex-Navy SEAL Chris Kyle and another man, has not been indicted more than three months after the killings.
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The suspect in the shooting deaths of former Navy SEAL Chris Kyle and Chad Littlefield had a destructive outburst that has Erath County jailers on alert.

Jailers watched on surveillance video was Eddie Ray Routh ripped a TV from its fixture and threw it to the ground then plugged a shower to flood his cell.

Erath County Sheriff Tommy Bryant said Routh has been having outbursts since his arrest in February and still refuses to take his medication.

Routh, a former Marine, is accused of gunning down Kyle and Littlefield on Feb. 2.

Routh has not been indicted and remains in isolation in the Erath County Jail. His bond is set at $3 million.

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