Cary double murder arrest - - Jackson, MS

Cary double murder arrest

CARY, Miss. (WLBT) - WLBT reported, Tuesday night, that authorities in Sharkey County were questioning a relative in connection with the 2009 murders of a mother and daughter.

Apparently, that line of questioning led to his arrest.

Tony Stamps is charged with obstruction of justice and tampering with evidence.

Karitha Carroll, 31, and her daughter Jamaya, 3, were found with their throats slashed inside their home on Sept. 23rd, 2009.

Stamps discovered their bodies.

Authorities say Stamps is being held in the Rankin County Jail Wednesday night for his own protection.

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