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Judge denies bond for Columbus murder suspect

Curtis Lathan appeared before a judge following his arrest for murder.

Updated Article - A judge denied bond for Columbus murder suspect, Curtis Lathan.

Posted: Jul 23, 2019 5:51 PM
Updated: Jul 24, 2019 12:07 PM

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WTVA) - A judge denied bond for a 17-year-old who is charged with the murder of a teenage girl in Columbus.

Columbus police arrested Curtis Lathan, 17, of Columbus and charged him with murder in the fatal shooting at Propst Park.

Arykah White on her Facebook page

Curtis Lathan | Photo: Lowndes County Sheriff's Department

Arykah White, 16, died after she was wounded outside the activity center at the park around 11:30 p.m. Saturday where a Sweet 16 party was being held.

RELATED: Teen dies in shooting at Propst Park Activity Center in Columbus

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