Adair County Teen Pleads Guilty to Killing His Parents

By Gene Birk | 

Sixteen-year-old Blake Walker took the Adair Commonwealth Attorney's plea agreement, accepting a sentence of life without the possibility of Pprole for 25 years.

In Adair Circuit Court Tuesday, Walker admitted killing his father, Brian Walker, with a single gunshot to the back of the head, and his mother, Barbara Peterson, with multiple shots to her upper torso.

Walker shot them with a nine millimeter weapon in their Knifley home Dec. 8. His final sentencing is set for Aug. 26.