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Charles Cox | Source: Choctaw County Sheriff's Office

On Tuesday, the Choctaw County Sheriff’s Office announced investigators charged Charles Cox with Threadgill’s murder.

Posted: Feb 4, 2020 5:05 PM
Updated: Feb 4, 2020 7:12 PM

ACKERMAN, Miss. (WTVA) - A Choctaw County man is charged with the murder of another man whose body was found last week in Montgomery County.

Two fishermen found the body of Jimmy Threadgill on Jan. 29. Authorities recovered his body from a canal in the Stewart area.

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On Tuesday, the Choctaw County Sheriff’s Office announced investigators charged Charles Cox with Threadgill’s murder.

No further information was released.

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