Carthage police arrest second suspect in weekend murder
Two men now in custody for murder of Jadarion Hill
CARTHAGE, Texas (KLTV) - Carthage police have arrested a second suspect for the murder of Jadarion Hill on Saturday, Aug. 14.
Hill was found unresponsive with gunshot wounds at the corner of Tatum Street and Eubanks Street around 12:15 a.m. Saturday.
Lonney Charles Williams, 57, was arrested on a warrant for murder Wednesday morning, according to Carthage Police Chief Blake Smith. This comes after the arrest of Earington Lamuel Mumphrey II, 28, on Monday.
Smith said police received information on Wednesday at 9:45 a.m. that Williams was at the Panola County Courthouse. Police responded and took Williams into custody.
The investigation continues and the case will be forwarded to the Panola County District Attorney for prosecution, according to Smith.
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