Man arrested, charged with murder in Brookhaven homicide - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

Man arrested, charged with murder in Brookhaven homicide

Jesse Scott Smith; Source: Brookhaven PD Jesse Scott Smith; Source: Brookhaven PD
Wanted for questioning in Brookhaven murder; Marcus "Rooster Cook" Source: Brookhaven PD Wanted for questioning in Brookhaven murder; Marcus "Rooster Cook" Source: Brookhaven PD
BROOKHAVEN, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Brookhaven police are investigating a homicide and asking for your help. Chief Kenneth Collins says police were called to Smith Lake Road Saturday morning after a family member found 42-year-old John Bennett dead inside the home. 

Jesse "Woodrow" Smith has been taken into custody and charged with murder.

Brookhaven police were called to the home of John A. Bennett on Smith Lake Road Saturday morning just after ten. A family member found him dead from a gun shot wound. 

Marcus and Jesse were known friends to the victim.

Marcus "Rooster" Cook is still wanted in questioning in this case. 

Right now, there is no motive. Chief Collins plans to reach out to other law enforcement agencies to locate "Rooster".

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