Arrest made in murder of Terry couple - - Jackson, MS

Arrest made in murder of Terry couple

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HINDS COUNTY, MS (WLBT) - Hinds County Sheriff's deputies have made an arrest in the murder of a husband and wife in Terry late Friday night.  By 10:00 p.m., authorities were at 1150 Garrett Road where the two were found dead inside.

Deputies found the bodies of 40 year old Richard Wayne Nelson, Jr. and his wife, 39 year old Becky Nelson. They had sustained multiple gunshot wounds.

Mrs. Nelson's father, 64 year old James Edward Bailey, has been charged with two counts of murder.  He's being held at the Hinds County Detention Center.  It's believed a domestic dispute led to the murders.

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