Lake City Man Charged with Second Degree Murder

Jason Frame
Posted at 3:19 PM, Nov 23, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-23 11:14:58-05

SUWANNEE COUNTY, Fla. (WTXL)--A Lake City man is behind bars in Suwannee County after confessing to law enforcement about a murder early Tuesday morning.

It happened at 216th Street in Lake City. Suwannee County deputies say Jason Frame struck the victim's head with a 40 pound dumbbell hand weight. Frame told them it was in self-defense.

The victim was found with the weight on top of her, along with cuts and bruises. Her name has not been released.

According to the affidavit, Frame reported it as a suicide to Suwannee County deputies but further investigation determined it a homicide.

Frame told deputies they were fighting over her infidelity issues. 

He's charged with second degree murder.