Identity of Marion County homicide victim released

Identity of Marion County homicide victim released
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MARION COUNTY, Texas (KLTV) - The Marion County Sheriff’s Office has released the identity of the victim of a homicide that occurred in the county last week.

According to the sheriff’s office, Charles Stanley Hickman, 39, died from apparent multiple gunshot wounds during a December 23rd homicide in the Holiday Harbor area at Lake O’ the Pines.

The sheriff’s office said based on information received from witnesses, Hickman and at least one suspect had a short altercation at the front door of his residence immediately prior to the shooting.

“This is still a very active and ongoing investigation, and we are looking at multiple suspects," stated Sheriff David McKnight.

The Texas Rangers are assisting in the investigation, along with the Jefferson Police Department, Texas Highway Patrol, and Texas Game Wardens.

The body was sent to Dallas for an autopsy and final results are pending.

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