Katelyn Beard murder case handed over to grand jury - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

Katelyn Beard murder case handed over to grand jury

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JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

The case of Dewayne Thompson, who was arrested in the murder and kidnapping of Katelyn Beard, has been handed over to a grand jury. He received no bond. 

Authorities located Beard's body in a ditch in rural Pocahontas last month. 

JPD detective testified that Thompson admitted to killing Beard. He also said that Thompson lead them to the body.

Officials say she was shot multiple times. 

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