Another arrest made in Jackson murder - - Jackson, MS

Another arrest made in Jackson murder

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JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - Jackson Police made another arrest in a three week old murder.  Thirty-two year-old Jermain Tremane Johnson was arrested around 2:30 p.m. Friday.  He is charged with the murder of Derrick Spires.

Twenty-nine year-old Corey Anderson was arrested in Fayette last week accused of killing Spires. 

The shooting happened around 11:30 p.m. on August 27th in the 1000 block of Atley Drive.  Jackson Police said Spires was struck in the torso after struggling with Anderson.  Anderson and Johnson are being held at the hinds county detention center.

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