Double homicide suspect in custody in Hinds County

News

UPDATE:

HINDS COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) – Captain Tyree Jones, with the Hinds County Sheriff’s Office, said Harry Hylander was released from the hospital.

On Wednesday, he was charged with one count of capital murder in the shooting death of Sarah Hylander and one count of murder in the shooting death of David Hylander.


HINDS COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) – The Hinds County Sheriff’s Office announced Harry Hylander was taken into custody overnight at hotel in Clinton with the assistance of Clinton and Byram police.

Hylander was wanted for questioning in the double homicide investigation of Sarah and David Hylander.

The two were found dead in a home off Midway Road on Monday after deputies were called to do a wellness check. Investigators believe a fight between David and Harry led to the shooting.

Captain Tyree Jones said the double homicide possibly occurred Sunday night.

According to Jones, Harry was taken to the hospital to be treated for a situation unrelated to the double homicide. He has not been officially charged in the case at this time, but it’s a possibility that charges are pending against him.

Jones stated investigators are not seeking any additional suspects in the case.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories