Texas man was tired of paying child support, drove 450 miles to kill children


1Bryan Campbell

A West Texas man is in jail after police say he drove across the state with the intention of killing his ex-girlfriend and their two children so he wouldn’t have to pay child support.

Police in Beeville, about 90 miles southeast of San Antonio, arrested 34-year-old Bryan Curtis Campbell of Odessa during a traffic stop Wednesday, KZTV-TV reported.

Police said Campbell encountered a house-sitter, Kristopher Steward, when he got to his ex’s home in Beeville after making the 450-mile drive. Article continues on the next pages.