Trio arrested for killing Mississippi 14-year-old, dumping body in road

Published 10:28 pm Friday, July 12, 2019

Police have arrested three people and charged them with involvement in the murder of a 14-year-old Mississippi boy.

Southaven police have arrested Joshua Fletcher, 25, and Justin Williams, 30, charging each with burglary and capital murder, WREG-TV reports.

Ashley Lutts, 19, was also arrested and charged with conspiracy to commit a crime, the TV station reported.

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Police were called Wednesday after motorists reported a person lying on the ground. Upon investigation the person was discovered to be dead, presumably shot to death.

The 14-year-old boy has not yet bene publicly identified.