Cold case murder suspect to appear in court Tuesday

William Clyde Jeffries

HARRISON COUNTY, W.Va (WDTV) - A 53- year-old man, accused of killing a 7-year-old boy in 1981, will appear before a magistrate judge for a probable cause hearing Tuesday.

William Clyde Jeffries was arrested last week, charged with the murder of Conrad Roger "C.R." Diaz on June 24, 1981, in the North View section of Clarksburg.

Jeffries confessed to the crime, according to the criminal complaint.

He has been jail since his arrest Wednesday.

The hearing will occur at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday.