Police arrest 17-year-old in Jackson motel slaying of bass fisherman

October 17, 2013 in Buzz Report, News, The Buzz, Top Stories

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — Jackson police have arrested a teenager in the slaying of 56-year-old bass fisherman James “Jimmy” Johnson on Sunday at a local motel.

Police say in a news release Wednesday that the 17-year-old was arrested Tuesday and charged with capital murder. The teenager is being held in jail pending an initial court appearance….