Arrest Made in Murder

An arrest has been made in a murder in Smith County.

Donald Yelverton, 46, is charged in the shooting death of Roger Dale Ashcraft.

The shooting happened Sunday June 23 around 7:30 p.m. in the parking lot of the Dollar General Store in Taylorsville.

Investigators have not determined a motive.

Bond for Yelverton was denied.


WTOK-TV 815 23rd Ave Meridian, Ms. 39301 Phone: (601) 693-1441
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 35141 - wtok.com/a?a=35141