- Associated Press - Friday, May 13, 2016

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - A man charged with capital murder in fatal Jackson shooting earlier this week has been denied bond.

The Clarion-Ledger (https://on.thec-l.com/1s5REZL ) reports that 29-year-old Christopher Bennett appeared in court Thursday, having been charged with the Monday death of 37-year-old Chivas McElveen.

Police say McElveen was shot multiple times Monday night, robbed and had his car stolen. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Bennett surrendered to police Wednesday after police issued a warrant for his arrest. It is unclear whether he has an attorney.


Information from: The Clarion-Ledger, https://www.clarionledger.com

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.


Click to Read More

Click to Hide