ERIC THOMAS JACKSON WAS DENIED BOND WEDNESDAY… AND REMAINS JAILED FOR THE MURDER OF HIS FATHER.  SHERIFF STEVE WILSON SAID GBI AUTOPSY REPORTS INDICATE THAT 62 YEAR OLD CLARENCE JACKSON DIED OF BLUNT FORCE INJURY WITH COMPOUNDING SHARP FORCE TRAUMA.   HE BELIEVES INVESTIGATORS RECOVERED THE MURDER WEAPONS, BUT DECLINED TO IDENTIFY THEM.
   

JACKSON’S WIFE LINDA, DISCOVERED HIS BODY AROUND 2:30 TUESDAY AFTERNOON IN THE BACK YARD OF THEIR LEE SCHOOL ROAD HOME, SOUTH OF LAFAYETTE.  SIGNS OF A STRUGGLE WERE NOTED BOTH INSIDE AND OUTSIDE OF THE HOME.  THE SUSPECT, HER SON, WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY ON TAYLORS RIDGE A SHORT TIME LATER. 
   

ERIC JACKSON, AGE 30… LIVED AT HOME WITH HIS PARENTS AND WAS EMPLOYED AS A PAPER CARRIER FOR THE TIMES-FREE PRESS.   HE HAD SEVERAL DUI ARRESTS IN THE PAST… BUT HAD NO PREVIOUS RECORD OF PHYSICAL VIOLENCE… ACCORDING TO THE SHERIFF.