20 year old arrested in neighbor's slaying

MAGNOLIA, Miss. (AP) - Police have arrested a 20-year-old Pike

County man in the death of a woman who was allegedly shot in front

of her three children.

Sheriff Mark Shepherd said 42-year-old Anita Walker was killed

Friday night when she surprised a burglar.

Jason Bonds, how lived nearby, is charged with the crime.

Authorities say three children, ages 4 to 17, were in the mobile

home at the time of the shooting.

It was not clear if Bonds had hired an attorney.


Information from: Enterprise-Journal,


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