UPDATE: Teen indicted for capital murder for Baldwyn death

Quindaris Burress | Photo: Lee County Jail

One of the three teenagers arrested following the October 2017 shooting death of a Baldwyn man has been indicted on a capital murder charge.

Posted: Apr 20, 2018 4:32 PM

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - One of the three teenagers arrested following the October 2017 shooting death of a Baldwyn man has been indicted on a capital murder charge.

District Attorney John Weddle confirms a Lee County grand jury recently indicted Quindaris Burress, 14, of Baldwyn on capital murder charges.

Weddle confirms Burress pleaded not guilty. 

Burress was arrested alongside Dequan Stribling and Jayce Bryson West in connection to the shooting death of Henry Adams, Jr., 70.

However, Weddle confirms a grand jury did not indict Stribling or West in the case at this time.

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