Nash man arrested on murder charge
A suspect who allegedly shot a man during a domestic dispute late Sunday is in police custody.
James Austin Friend, 34, of Nash, was arrested on murder charges in the fatal shooting of Larry Gray, Jr., 31, of Texarkana, Texas.
The shooting took place at a trailer park in Nash about 9:45 p.m. After an all-night manhunt, Friend was arrested by officers with the Cass County Sheriff’s Department about 7 a.m. at a home near Domino.
CCSO turned Friend over to Nash Police Department officers late Monday afternoon. The suspect is behind bars at the Bi-State Justice building.
See Tuesday’s print and online editions for more details.