Double murder suspect denied bond - - Jackson, MS

Double murder suspect denied bond

Jessie Freeman   Source: JPD Jessie Freeman Source: JPD
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Bond has been denied for the man police say is responsible for Monday's deadly shootings. Jessie Freeman made his first court appearance Wednesday morning since being charged in the crime. 

Freeman's wife Lenora Freeman died Tuesday from her injuries in the shooting. Allen Lee Ramsey died Monday.

The two were found shot Monday in an overturned truck in north Jackson. Witnesses say the three were involved in a domestic dispute.

Jessie Freeman is charged with two counts of murder. Police have not said if their investigation has revealed why Freeman's wife was with Ramsey, but Ramsey's family has now spoken out.

Karen Burges Ramsey, the wife of Allen Lee Ramsey a statement on her Facebook page saying, 'He was a good man and he was trying to help the girl in the vehicle with him to get away from her abusive husband.'

No preliminary hearing date has been set yet for Jessie Freeman. 

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