Big Spring man behind bars charged with murder

Staff Report

NewsWest 9

A thirty-nine year old Big Spring man is behind bars in connection with a murder back in May.

Steven Glen Hildebrand was arrested after months of investigation.

Back in May, 59 year old James Boettcher was found dead near his home on West Fourth Street.

He had been beaten on the head and face.

Hildebrand is currently in the Howard County Jail on a 100,000 dollar bond.