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Two arrested last week for murder of Friars Point man

Posted: Tuesday, November 8, 2011 9:44 am

Two men were arrested Wednesday in conjunction with the murder of 29-year-old Derrick Walton at a nightclub in Friars Point on Oct. 22nd. According to reports from the Coahoma County Sheriff’s Department, there was no motive for the shooting and eyewitnesses say that an assailant approached the victim inside the Show T Boat nightclub located on Washington Street in Friars Point and shot him in the torso.

Walton was transported to Northwest Mississippi Regional Medical Center from the nightclub where he later died from his injuries.

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