3 charged with murder of Clarksdale security guard

3 charged with murder of Clarksdale security guard
16-year-old Kentavious Nolan (top left), 20-year-old Jeremy Evans (top right), and 21-year-old Demarcus Bryant (bottom center) are charged with murder. (Source: Clarksdale Police Department)
16-year-old Kentavious Nolan (top left), 20-year-old Jeremy Evans (top right), and 21-year-old Demarcus Bryant (bottom center) are charged with murder. (Source: Clarksdale Police Department)

CLARKSDALE, MS (WMC) - Three men are charged with shooting and killing a Clarksdale, Mississippi security guard.

The shooting happened around 1 a.m. Tuesday at the Clarksdale public utility guard house in the 200 block of Hicks Street.

Police say the 59-year-old security guard was inside the gate when he was shot by someone on the other side.

The guard, who family members say is 59-year-old Finnis Melvin "Butch" Catledge III., died.

Clarksdale Police Department arrested 16-year-old Kentavious Nolan, 20-year-old Jeremy Evans, and 21-year-old Demarcus Bryant. They are charged and are each being held in jail on $500,000 bond.

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