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Brandon Theesfeld indicted for capital murder in Ally Kostial death

Brandon Theesfeld is charged with the murder of Ole Miss student Ally Kostial.

The Lafayette County grand jury handed down the indictment this week.

Posted: Aug 30, 2019 2:16 PM
Updated: Aug 30, 2019 3:10 PM

OXFORD, Miss. (WTVA) -- A Lafayette County grand jury has indicted the man arrested in the shooting death of Ally Kostial.

Brandon Theesfeld, 22, of Texas is charged with capital murder in her death.

The indictment says Theesfeld kidnapped Kostial and later shot her.

Her body was found in the Harmontown community of Lafayette County on the northern side of Sardis Lake.

Theesfeld was later arrested at a gas station in Memphis.

He is currently being held in the Lafayette County jail awaiting a mental evaluation.

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