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2 murder suspects caught, arrested

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(WMC-TV) - Two murder suspects wanted in Lafayette County are now in the custody of the sheriff's department.

Anthony Smith and Alison Alexander were wanted in connection with the murder of a man near Oxford, Mississippi.

Xavier Benson was reported missing on Sunday, June 9. His body was found the following Tuesday.

Smith and Alexander were arrested in Jackson, Mississippi and taken back to Lafayette County.

A third man, Robert Smith, is in jail charged with accessory after the fact. He reportedly did not cooperate when he was first questioned.

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