Man charged with fatally stabbing roommate - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

Man charged with fatally stabbing roommate

JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Jackson Police say a man with a history of mental illness faces murder charges after killing his roommate.

Lee Henry Davis, 52, was stabbed to death in the 600 block of Derrick Street before noon Friday.

According to Jackson Police his accused killer, Walter Myers, has been arrested and charged with the murder. 

Police say it all started with Myers threatening to harm people in the neighborhood. Davis, who was a handyman, died after being stabbed twice in the abdomen.

People on the scene managed to capture and hold the suspect until officers arrived.

Copyright 2011 WLBT. All rights reserved.

 

  • Man charged with fatally stabbing roommateMore>>

  • Local News

    News

  • Mobile

    Mobile

    Get In-The-Know with WLBT-To-Go.  See the days Top Stories, Weather, Sports Highlights and Movie Times right at your fingertips. More >>
    Get In-The-Know with WLBT Mobile.  See the days Top Stories, Weather, Sports Highlights and Movie Times on your cell.More >>
Powered by Frankly